E90Post
 


GetBMWParts
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > E90 / E92 / E93 3-series Technical Forums > AUDIO/VIDEO + BLUETOOTH + Electronics/Alarm/Software > Water in the trunk



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      06-07-2011, 05:19 PM   #1
hmsuhmsu
Registered
0

 
Drives: '07 328i
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: NJ


Posts: 2
iTrader: (0)

Water in the trunk

Heeeeellllppppp guys.
I got water spilled in the trunk of my 07 328i. When i raise the vloume there is no bass and the speaker on the passenger door sounds like it is destroyed. There are too many electronics in the trunk and i have no idea where the problem is coming from. The most of the water was in the left side of the trunk.
What do i need to know before i try to get it fixed?
Thanks
Appreciate 0
      06-07-2011, 06:09 PM   #2
808MGuy
Colonel
49

 
808MGuy's Avatar
 
Drives: 2009 E90 M3
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Oahu, Hawaii


Posts: 2,287
iTrader: (3)

Quote:
Originally Posted by hmsuhmsu View Post
Heeeeellllppppp guys.
I got water spilled in the trunk of my 07 328i. When i raise the vloume there is no bass and the speaker on the passenger door sounds like it is destroyed. There are too many electronics in the trunk and i have no idea where the problem is coming from. The most of the water was in the left side of the trunk.
What do i need to know before i try to get it fixed?
Thanks
The left side of the trunk is where the OEM amp is on a hi-fi or Logic 7 system so if the amp is sitting in a pool of water that would be bad news.
__________________
09 E90 M3 - Interlagos Blue / Black Novillo / Sycamore Anthracite / Eibach / HRE

Appreciate 0
      06-07-2011, 06:25 PM   #3
onebadmofo
Banned
Russian Federation
54

 
Drives: 2007 E92 335i
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Central NJ


Posts: 2,394
iTrader: (14)

It hasn't rained for days, where did you find water? Carwash?
Appreciate 0
      06-07-2011, 06:30 PM   #4
Express
Major General
Israel
129

 
Express's Avatar
 
Drives: 06 330i
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: The Promise Land


Posts: 8,701
iTrader: (17)

Garage List
2006 BMW 330i  [4.15]
that is bad news bears.... hope you get it figured out
Appreciate 0
      06-08-2011, 06:06 PM   #5
hmsuhmsu
Registered
0

 
Drives: '07 328i
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: NJ


Posts: 2
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by 808MGuy View Post
The left side of the trunk is where the OEM amp is on a hi-fi or Logic 7 system so if the amp is sitting in a pool of water that would be bad news.
Do you think i can get it fixed or i need to change the whole thing? There is a problem only when i raise the volume so maybe not the whole amp is damaged.
Appreciate 0
      06-08-2011, 07:01 PM   #6
fdriller9
Banned
United_States
100

 
Drives: '06 AW 330xi
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: North Jersey/Philly/NYC


Posts: 7,090
iTrader: (4)

Garage List
2006 330xi  [3.22]
You can't really service the oem amp....most likely will have to get it replaced.

I would pull the trunk liners and see where the water went....dry out any remaining water.

You should have disconnected the battery until you knew everything was dry....you most likely fried the amp.
Appreciate 0
      06-08-2011, 07:20 PM   #7
bmw325i
Brigadier General
56

 
Drives: 2006 BMW 325i
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: United States


Posts: 4,406
iTrader: (6)

I would definitely let it dry before trying to use it again. It may be too late already though.
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
electronics, sound, trunk, water

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:40 PM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST