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ipod interference with hids

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by it's in coma, Aug 4, 2009.

  1. Aug 4, 2009 at 5:48 PM
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    it's in coma

    it's in coma [OP] Well-Known Member

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    hello everybody, i bought the ipod transmitter which connects to the cigarette lighter and tunes to a radio station in order to play music from the ipod but every time i turn on my headlights or fog lights, which both have xenon hids, an interference comes on and cannot hear shit. When they are off, everything sounds fine which leads me to believe that it is the hid kit that cousing the problem. Does anybody has a fix for this???? or have the same problemo???thanks in advance...
     
  2. Aug 5, 2009 at 5:23 AM
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    sooner07

    sooner07 1/2 man 1/2 amazing

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    Does changing the frequency of the transmitter do anything? Where are you getting your power for the transmitter? Might try a different power lead if possible, by hard wiring it into a different location.
     
  3. Aug 5, 2009 at 6:39 AM
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    Brunes

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    Get rid of the RF transmitter iPod adapter and get a wired one??
     
  4. Aug 5, 2009 at 6:43 AM
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    shook0002

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    Yea those things really suck. I got a hard wired one from ebay for cheap, it lets the radio control it and charges it too.
     
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