BMW Forums : BimmerForums banner


  1. Harman Kardon

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi. Just had Audison Upgrade on F30. 8 inch underseat subs. Direct replacement doors and tweeters. When I run the volume up to just under three quarters I’m getting a popping sound. Any ideas?
  2. Harman system straight forward

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Sorry of this has been hammered before. Got the 420d coupe. Was seeing if I was to buy the full system is it a like for like replacement from the standard system. Basically plug and play. Or do.i need all the coding etc
  3. Upgrading to Harman Kardon

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hey all, Does anyone tried to upgrade the hifi system to a complete harman kardon system? My F20 2014 has today installed : S609A - Navigation system Professional S676A - HiFi speaker system My current hifi system does not have the front speakers. Can you guys tell me whether I need a special...
  4. Retrofit Harman Kardon F31 LCI - is it possible?

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    As the title says really! Just picked a 65 plate 335D touring up and trying to get one with all the options on I wanted proved impossible (I live up north so there was never more than a couple for sale within an 80 mile radius!) Anyway the one I have bought doesnt have the Harman Kardon which i...
  5. Changing underseat sub in Harman Kardon system in F30

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi folks. I have just got a couple of these (Focal IF-BMWSUB.V2) as a pair of direct drop-in replacements to the OEM HK underseat subs. In the US, they mainly buy Bavsound subs which are a small shop that commissioned their own design, got 'em made in China and took off from there. Luckily...
  6. E46 Harman Kardon mid-range speaker polarity/wire colour help please

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Both the front door mid-range speakers need replacing in my E46 Convertible which has the Harman Kardon speaker upgrade. Im replacing the speakers and using the guide as described here: HK Midrange Speaker Replacement DIY - Bimmerfest - BMW Forums But there is a conflict with regards to...
  7. Harman Kordon Amp Fuse location

    BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    Does the Harman Kordon Amp have a fuse? Silly Indy was jump starting and turned the battery terminals.. no sound or door chimes.. Got fibre optic loop to test the combox no sound.. Navigation and bluetooth working.. So I'm left with suspecting the amp and I'm not sure it has a fuse to protect...
  8. Harman Kardon system in F13 6 series

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi guys - I hope someone can help. My car has the Harman Kardon system fitted and I wanted to add an active subwoofer in the trunk.... I've done that in my previous BMW's. Does anyone know if the rear deck speakers are 'full range'? If so I can just hook into them. I suspect they are...
  9. E36 coupe Harman Kardon

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    I'm thinking about replacing the base hi fi in my 318is for the premium Harman Kardon, has anyone done this?it doesn't look like a too bad job, as far as I can see I need to replace the harness, 8 HK speakers and a HK amp. Where abouts does the amp go exactly? Will I need to get a different trim...
  10. F31 Harman sat nav TMC not working help!

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hey troops. I bought a 2013 BMW F31 luxury auto. Which didn't have sat nav. So BMW in sheffield put in the Harman integrated navigation system. Everything works really well apart from the TMC function which is greyed out. I've tried installing the newest software. I've tried setting the tmc...
  11. Harman Baker Radio

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    I have a 2007 E90 Seres 3 with I drive usb etc and have tried unsucsesfully to get the bluetooth to work since I had the car 12 months ago It has the MULF unit in the boot fully wired and a microphone fitted. Today I gave up and fitted a parrot evolution kit the fitted radio is a harman...
  12. E46 Harman Kardon Aftermarket Integration

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all, im looking to change out the existing stereo as it seems to have a strange trait, when you've been listening to it and turn the volume up to higher levels the sound cuts out and stutters until you turn it down which can be annoying. My question is, do you think this could be a fault with...
  13. Wanted E36 Harman Kardon Midrange grills

    Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    Looking for hk door midrange grills for e36 .thanks all
  14. Harman kardon sound issues

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi new to all this forum stuff and would like a help and advice I got bm 54 unit upgraded but I still have no sound has anyone else had this problem? Any help will be greatly appreciated Sent from Free App
  15. E46 Professional CD Install with Harman Kardon Speakers

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    E46 2003 330ci Professional CD Install with Harman Kardon Speakers Hi folks, Just changed my BMW business HU for a Professional CD unit bought off Ebay. Was disappointed with the lack of mid-range punch with the Business radio cassette. Am not sure the Professional is working correctly...
  16. 02-04 E46 Harman Kardon Sound System?

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi everyone Looking to buy an E46 318i saloon soon :D and have seen a few advertised with the factory fitted Harman Kardon sound system (10 speakers I think? :confused). I am curious as to whether by now adays standards this system can hold it's own? I believe the one's I have seen advertised...
  17. Bmw e46 coupe - harman kardon info needed!

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi Guys! Just needed some info on my current sound system. I bought the car and it does have the Harman Kardon upgrade fitted, well most of it anyway, as someone has removed the sub and speakers from the parcel shelf, and my passenger side door speaker sounds bad from rattling, so I am guessing...
  18. Part Needed = - Harman Kardon Door Tweeter

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    HI, I am after a replacement tweeter for my E46 coupe - Drivers door handle. It has a Harmon Kardon system fitted, but Im not too bothered about it being replaced like for like, Im just after a replacement or if anybody knows where I can get a cheap HK tweeter. Dont want to spend too much. Any...
  19. E46 316i Harman Kardon Subwoofer (bass module)

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hello! Not wanting any discussion on the merits of the Harman Kardon system, I'm not putting any of the electronics in. Will the subwoofer (or bass module) casing fit in any E46 saloon boot? Have seen some kenwood and kicker 6x9 style bass drivers which would be perfect for me as I don't have...
  20. E46 convertible with carpc and Harman kardon audio. Problems with audio to amp

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all I'm about to fit a car pc to my e46 convertible and got everything sorted except how to get the the audio from the pc (low level) to the Harman kardon amp. My car already had a after Market radio fitted when I bought it so this makes me think I can use a small 4 ch amp to just power the...