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  1. 2000 E38- xtrons DVD player install, AC interference

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I ordered and received an Xtron DVD player that was advertised to fit in a 2000 740i (e38), but after receiving it, I found that the dvd player was centered in the back of the unit but about 1/2" too far to the right, so it would not slide past the AC duct/electrical on the right side of the...
  2. Dash Cam and DAB interference?

    Auto Electrical Forum
    So I hooked up a dashcam recently, trouble is, as soon as I turn this on, it seems that the DAB just cuts out. Is this possible or am I imagining things?
  3. E91 2007 320d touring tailgate radio interference

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, I know this has been covered as I have read a war and peace on the radio reception problems. But this is strange, I checked all the wires from diversity unit and the wires on the right (4 wires) are ok but the bottom red one has no power with meter, I unplugged the coax on the left and...
  4. E61 radio interference

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I have recently bought a 2006 520D and just noticed the other morning when it was quite frosty that when I switched on the rear de-mist I got a lot of interference on the radio. Seems to affect the FM more than AM. Anyone else had a similar problem? Common fault perhaps?
  5. 2006 E91 330D - Radio interference when rear window heater turned on

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All, Looking for a bit of wisdom regarding my rear heated window. Had the car just over a year and not really used the rear heating element that much but when I have it has caused interference on the radio and it doesn't seem to defrost, so 2 points really, how to resolve the interference...
  6. Bluetooth interference

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    might be a bit of a daft question,but will a stand alone bluetooth kit interfere with electrics or anything important while driving 2001 e46 thanks fergie:rofl
  7. A peculiarity about runflats...

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi, Just changed my summer run flats to winter normals (conti wintercontacts) and a peculiar positive has occurred... Keeping the science simple; the steel reinforced run flat, under braking, creates an induction loop, which in turn causes EMI (electromagnetic interference). This becomes a...
  8. Interference and cut out!

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi All! Hope you're all doing well today and the sun is shining! I have a e46 BMW that I have installed a Kenwood KDC-BT92SD head unit - run new 18AWG wire to a Kenwood KAC 8405 with 2x RCA leads. All the leads run on the opposite side to the power. I have a pair of Infinity Kappa 65.9cs in...
  9. 2007 E92 320d-Loud interference when using iphone to play music through aux.

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi All, I've used my iPhone to play music through the aux input in the car for over a year and it has worked perfectly, then suddenly I'm getting high pitched interference even when the music is not playing. I've changed the aux cable, tried both ends of cable in different positions, phone...
  10. 2002 320D SE Touring Radio gets interference from rear screen heater!

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi guys, I thought there was something wrong with my radio aerial connection until recently. Today I turned the rear windscreen heater on to clear the mist off it and the radio lost it's signal. Turned it off and it came back!! Really odd! Has anybody else had this happen?
  11. 1997 E36 323i with whistling interference from front speakers

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hey guys, I am having trouble with alternator whistling/ engine revving whistle coming from my front speakers. I have an Alpine CDA-7998R HU, this is 3 x rca pre-outs only. The front amp is an Alpine 3501 2 ch, an Alpine MRP - T220 for the rear and an Alpine MRV-F300 for the sub. The rear amp...
  12. 2002 E46 320d Tourer, key fob and aerial interference.

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys, this is my first post so hope I'm in the right place. Last winter I started having some interference on my radio when I switched my rear demister on, after looking through the internet thought it may be a new rear window job and left it at that. Then back in April the car stopped...
  13. 2002 E46 330ci radio interference

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    when driving the radio has shit loads of interference its a alpine unit fitted buy a garage ??? any ideas
  14. 1997 E36 318is coupe radio interference

    Auto Electrical Forum
    The radio in my coupe suffers from interference when the heated window is switched on a crackling and hissing also there is a ticking sound as well, has anyone got any ideas?? Thanks Clive
  15. 2004 E46 330 cd msport- radio interference

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I have a standard radio 6cd disc player system and xenon headlamps. Does anyone suffer with a buzzing interference on the radio when the lights are fired up? Happens mainly with AM channels. Any remedies that worked?
  16. 2001 E46 325i - radio interference

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi guys,my radio has started to get interference when i turm on the rear window heater, it only does it on AM (i like talk sport !!) it's only just started doing this... any ideas as to the cause and is it an easy job to cure the fault ? thanks
  17. 2001 E46 323i - Radio Interference

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Just sorted a power loss issue. I now have a fairly minor concern. When putting on the rear windscreen heater on i have lot of interference. I think the ariel works off it, but how do I stop the noise. Cheers, Julian
  18. 2005 E46 320d Radio Interference from HRW

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hoping someone out there can help. Have had interference on FM stations when switching on the rear heated screen. On the touring the aerial is in the glass in the rear side window. I have had interference on the stock BMW Business HU and with an Alpine CDA-9884. I have fitted a signal...
  19. 1999 523i e39, Interference from HRW.

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I'm new too - be patient with me! My business radio in my E39 has suddenly developed severe interference when I switch on the heated rear window. It iven intrudes when I switch to the CD. Any ideas?
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