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Old 03-23-2006, 04:28 AM
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Rear PDC Volume Adjustment ?

Is there any way to turn down this bloody noise ? Aggghhhhh !
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Old 08-26-2007, 09:50 PM
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Did you ever find out?

I had an 04 and it was fine but just got an 07 and it is MUCH louder. There must be a way to lower it.
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Old 08-27-2007, 06:30 PM
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Is there any way to turn down this bloody noise ? Aggghhhhh !
Sure.

Remove the fuse.

No, all seriousness aside, I had the rear PDC on a E46 lease vehicle in the UK one time and it almost drove me nuts. I would have cheerfully shot the thing with a 30 mm RARDEN cannon if it wouldn't have left me stranded on the A303.
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Old 08-27-2007, 11:15 PM
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are you guys talking about the factory installed front and rear PDC or the dealer installed rear license plate PDC? is there a difference in volume for the two? the reason I'm asking is I ordered the rear PDC from my dealer as my X3 didn't come with it.
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