Entertainment Electronics 2nd Gen Loud popping

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  1. MCS02

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    Today the Helmet sat outside all day in the heat. When I unlocked the car before I even got in it the speakers started to pop several times then it did it two or three times really loud. Now I can’t get any sound out of it. Everything seems to Wouk even my phone connects with blue tooth. It’s a HK unit.

    I am thinking the amp went out. Enyone els have this happen to them on a Gen 2 car?
     
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    Also does anyone know how to test it?
     
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    Radio.......I've seen that happen in the shop....Tech gets in the car, turns on radio loud pops, replace radio

    I think when the amp starts to go the music gets wonky,...:crazy:
     
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    Ok thanks. The odd thing was I wasn’t even in the car. I just opened the door. Radio or amp ether way it won’t be a cheep fix.
     
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    Ok the car has sat in the garage since Thursday. As soon as I opened the passenger door it started popping agin! I did find the amp. On the R58 it is under the driver side seat.
     
  6. Crashton

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    So Lee what did you eat last night? Was popping good food? :)
     
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    LOL no but I wish it was that would be an easy fix!
     

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