Go Back   Team-BHP > Under the Hood > In-Car Entertainment

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 22nd August 2008, 17:59   #1
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Melbourne
Posts: 156
Thanked: 2 Times
Angry WHINING SOUND - Pioneer HU - Any Help ?

Hi friends,

This thing has started happening with my Esteem ( Pioneer HU) and the best part is apart from Alternator Whining // the A/c Fan Speed Noise ( goes like WHHOOOOOOOOO ) other than I can even hear my cars Horn coming from speakers even the Indicator ( tick tick) but sometimes all of a sudden it just VANISHES.
can anyone advise me where to get my system checked ? Since I am new to Pune , so need a reliable guy who can service the Pioneer HU in my presence ? full address & contact number will be highly appriciated
what to do ? upon replacing the headunit with a new HU , the sound doesnt come but when i put in my old HU back the sound returns..... any ideas what to do ?
cant afford to put in a new system as I plan to put in a DVD along with a screen......
Thanks - P4C
passion4cars is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 22nd August 2008, 18:43   #2
Team-BHP Support
khan_sultan's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 4,663
Thanked: 3,186 Times

Buddy, it's to do with the install and the wiring. Search the forum and there are many threads for this issue and possible solutions.

I installed somekind of a 'rectangular tubelight choke' kind of thing for 600 bucks and the whining sound went away.

khan_sultan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 23rd August 2008, 18:40   #3
ankitahuja's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Gurgaon & Delhi
Posts: 887
Thanked: 46 Times
Default My very limited knowledge

Simple first steps:

Is your power cable and RCA/other cable running together from the same side? Separate them to opposite sides.

Check the earthing, should be done very properly.
ankitahuja is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 23rd August 2008, 18:44   #4
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: India
Posts: 4,346
Thanked: 16 Times

There're many threads already discussing this on the forum. Why don't you try a search first (You'll be amazed by the results, I guarantee) and read thru those?
speedzak is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 23rd August 2008, 18:48   #5
Senior - BHPian
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: BLR
Posts: 2,222
Thanked: 11 Times

Search-Tech reporting for duty...


Like Zak said... dont be afraid, the search function is your friend. Really !

Last edited by s0uljah : 23rd August 2008 at 18:49. Reason: added links, lol
s0uljah is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Whining sound from throttle body in My Spark electricheart Technical Stuff 15 28th January 2014 18:15
Fiat Linea MJD : Turbo whining sound? S.I.N.G.H Technical Stuff 16 20th June 2011 23:49
Swift = Whining in Overdrive ballkey Technical Stuff 40 18th September 2009 10:22
Whining sound from speakers at low volumes... frankmehta In-Car Entertainment 36 24th March 2009 09:58
Whining noise. sage In-Car Entertainment 14 8th June 2007 08:15

All times are GMT +5.5. The time now is 06:46.

Copyright 2000 - 2017, Team-BHP.com
Proudly powered by E2E Networks