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Old 04-22-2012, 11:09 AM   #1
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How to eliminate door rattle/buzz from bass?

After nearly 3 years if daily driving with the stock Boston Acoustics system blaring, I'm starting to get excessive (and very annoying!) buzzing in my interior from bass at just normal volume levels. I don't even have the bass levels that high (9 on a scale of 0-12)! It's to the point where I can barely enjoy listening to tunes anymore. Does anyone know of any solutions to this issue that won't break the bank? Thanks.
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Old 04-22-2012, 12:08 PM   #2
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Subthump? I have the Stealth enclosure kit and love it. Bass on the head unit is set to zero and it still thumps.
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Old 04-22-2012, 12:16 PM   #3
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Sound deadening, Its most likely buzzed and rattled from day one you are probably now becoming more tuned into it.
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Old 04-22-2012, 12:30 PM   #4
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Are you talking about just the doors making a rattle or the whole inside?
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Old 04-22-2012, 12:47 PM   #5
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Have an installation shop remove the door panels to see if anything came loose or undone and get some Dyna-Mat and layer your doors with it. Works great for any system I've installed.
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Old 04-22-2012, 01:39 PM   #6
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Remove the door yourself its HELLA Easy and then yet use some dyna mat
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Old 04-22-2012, 02:31 PM   #7
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Its weird cuz in my 11 lt i had a BA system and didnt notice any door ratel and now on my 12 ss with BA the plastic on the door rattels all the freaking time its annoying... So u guys think dyna mat will take care of it? Even though it sounds like its the plastic on the panels
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Old 04-22-2012, 02:42 PM   #8
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Its weird cuz in my 11 lt i had a BA system and didnt notice any door ratel and now on my 12 ss with BA the plastic on the door rattels all the freaking time its annoying... So u guys think dyna mat will take care of it? Even though it sounds like its the plastic on the panels
Prolly also add foam pad where you suspect that plastic is rattling
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Old 04-22-2012, 11:02 PM   #9
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Its weird cuz in my 11 lt i had a BA system and didnt notice any door ratel and now on my 12 ss with BA the plastic on the door rattels all the freaking time its annoying... So u guys think dyna mat will take care of it? Even though it sounds like its the plastic on the panels
The plastic pieces are definitely part of the problem 'cuz if I press my elbow against it hard enough, the buzzing is reduced. 'Hard to pinpoint what else might be buzzing...
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