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rumbling in the subs

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by LonghornTaco, Apr 22, 2009.

  1. Apr 22, 2009 at 12:26 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    The past few days, I've started hearing some random rumbling in my subs. Volume of the head unit doesn't matter - I can turn it all the way down and I still hear it. Also, moving doesn't matter, because it happens when I'm stopped.

    Any ideas?
     
  2. Apr 22, 2009 at 12:27 PM
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    MiikeyD

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    have you opened up the box? take your sub out and check for some loose parts or something
     
  3. Apr 22, 2009 at 12:31 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    No, I haven't yet - haven't done anything because I never think about it until I'm driving... Just thought I would get some "things to check" from you guys.
     
  4. Apr 22, 2009 at 12:32 PM
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    lsocoee

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    I would check your RCA connections. Maybe you are getting some interference in them.

    Also, does it happen when the engine is off?
     
  5. Apr 22, 2009 at 12:34 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    I kinda figured it was RCAs and that was where I was going to start. But no, it doesn't happen when the truck is off.
     
  6. Apr 22, 2009 at 12:34 PM
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    Mine has been doing that too and I traced it back to my cell phone. I haven't done anything to fix it yet because if I turn up the music, I can't hear the rumbling.
     
  7. Apr 22, 2009 at 12:35 PM
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    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    I know exactly what you're talking about, but this is a different rumbling...
     
  8. Apr 22, 2009 at 12:36 PM
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    I would add checking the ground to your list.
     
  9. Apr 22, 2009 at 12:38 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    good call. Guess the seats are coming out... :(
     
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