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E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013)
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Old 12-22-2013, 08:19 PM
rrychter rrychter is offline
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E82 speaker upgrade - Where is X9387 & X9388

I am installing the Alpine speaker upgrade kit for my 2010 E82 and am having troubles locating the splice (connector) X9387/X9388 that the manual talks about.

Does anyone know where it is? In the kick panel? next to the seat bolts? It must be uniform between cars. I unwrapped loads of tape and never found it.

Also, why are there 4 wires going to the under seat sub?
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Old 12-23-2013, 08:18 AM
mr_bean mr_bean is offline
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Under the driver's seat beneath the carpet. See attached.

There's 4 wires to each sub because they're likely self-powered (There's a mini amp inside that needs a voltage supply B+, B- and two signal wires from the radio).
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Old 01-04-2014, 11:52 AM
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How much did the retrofit run you?
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Old 01-24-2014, 11:28 AM
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try feeling around closer toward the sub under the seat. It was a pain for my husband and I ended up doing it because my hands are smaller.
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