Ford F150 Forum - Community of Ford Truck Fans - View Profile: dhmcfadin

Topic Sponsor

dhmcfadin dhmcfadin is online now

Senior Member

Visitor Messages

Showing Visitor Messages 1 to 7 of 7
  1. -TheDude-
    09-16-2018 12:59 PM - permalink
    Man, that is an incredible job you did with the amp rack/install. You have me thinking about pulling my seats again and re-doing everything I have just completed mine (for now, not so impressed with it after seeing yours...) with the Zen via toslink, JL VX800/8i, a RD1000 on the subs, and JL c5's in front and back. What I have found is the max volume 30 is only about 50% output capacity to my speakers. I was reading this is due to the Sync3 or Bus clipping the audio? Did you happen to find a way around this to achieve full audio output? I can't seem to find any solid information on this in the forum or the forscan forum. Any advise would be greatly appreciated. Well done man!
  2. papermaker
    09-05-2018 09:12 AM - permalink
    Hello, I have been reading a ton of material for a stereo upgrade in my 16 XL. I have the 4DTech 4" to 8" Sync 3 kit installed with current version Sync. It's the base 6 speaker, stock as of right now. I would like to pick your brain to see if I'm headed in the right direction, and if I'm understanding all this info correctly.....you seem to very knowledgable in this area as you post quite a bit. If you have the time, I'd appreciate it. Thanks, Scott
  3. RobertLariat4x4
    08-08-2018 04:14 PM - permalink
    No need to reply, I dug some more into some of your more recent post on the issue and have found my answer. I will be ordering soon, and as far as running all new wires I see that I will not need to. Unfortunately my sony amp is in the center console of my truck so I'll have to dig into that and run some speed wire to there from my 4 channel. Thank you again for your detailed answers to others on this topic it has been extremely helpful.
  4. RobertLariat4x4
    08-08-2018 03:25 PM - permalink
    Hey bud really appreciate your post on this forum and DIYmobile audio on the Fosgate DSR-1. Cant seem to find any recent talks about it and was hoping you could give me an update on how its working out for you and if you could recommend it. Recently purchased a 2014 FX4 with the sony and everything is controlled through the nav and it seems this is my only option. I will be adding 4 channel and mono for subs. Components in front, coax in rear and running new wire from the amp to each speaker.
  5. traxxi2003
    05-10-2018 10:13 PM - permalink
    Ok, so after doing some more reading thru your post I now understand why you used the DSR1. But I needed to ask, did you encountered any "Hissing" noise when connecting the DSR1 using the dedicated Plug-n-Play harness?. Can you still use the factory head unit fade/balance and bass/mids/treble adjustment of the ford head unit?
  6. vcortez
    11-03-2016 04:30 PM - permalink
    I saw your post about the Chrome appearance. If you replace the door handles and decide to sell let me know. Im looking to replace mine to chrome. FYI mine have the door sensor cut out on both front doors. Im in SA so shipping wouldn't be that much.
  7. chris3677
    07-12-2016 12:16 PM - permalink
    I am installing the same tire as you on my 2016 F 150 when it arrives. I have a 20x9 +18 aftermarket rim. Do you think I will have any rubbing issues without a leveling kit?

About Me

  • About dhmcfadin
    Location
    Austin, TX
    Country of Residence
    US
    Gender
    Male
  • My Truck
    Make
    Ford
    Model
    F150 Lariat
    Year
    2016
    Engine
    5.0 L
    Options
    502a, FX4, Tech Package, Trailer Tow Package, Chrome Appearance Package
    Modifications
    MPT PRX
    275/60r20 BFG KO2's
  • Signature
    2018 F150 Lariat Sport, Lead Foot, 502A, 3.5 EcoBoost
    Bilstein 6112's 2.1" Front
    Bilstein 5100's Rear
    2.25" Halo Lifts Rear Block
    LineX Premium Liner

Statistics

Total Posts
Visitor Messages
Total Thanks
General Information
  • Last Activity: Today 04:39 PM
  • Join Date: 03-19-2016

Friends

Showing Friends 1 to 2 of 2

Contact Us Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

© 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.