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TimO
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Jun 8, 6:25pm - #195120 
Sub rattling...

I've got an Infinity Bass Link (it came with the car) in the trunk and it keeps rattling. Does any one else have this problem with thier trunks? How did you fix it? Thanks! wave thumbsup

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Jun 8, 8:36pm - #195121 
Dynamat!!! your trunk and stuff a sock on your gas lid.

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Jun 8, 9:25pm - #195122 
ive alwayz had that gas lid rattle, i never thought of stuffin a sock in it, that gives me an idea imma put some kinda of celica shirt in there grin but is it safe confused

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Jun 8, 11:17pm - #195123 
just dynamat it. Is it the sub rattling or the trunk? If it's the trunk dynamat will fix it. If it's the sub, it's on it's way to being blown

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Jun 8, 11:21pm - #195124 
if your cheap like me and don't care much for bass competition get dynomat spray foam. its cheap and does the trick. also double sided stick tape with foam padding for your License Plate is cheap easy fix with only 2 screws on the top and nothing on the bottom.

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Jun 8, 11:43pm - #195125 
if you have rattling around the latch like i did make sure to tighten the bolts from the inside, tighten everything you can i guess if its rattling, and do mat the car... im doing mine tomorrow i cant wait grin thumbsup

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Jun 9, 1:02am - #195126 
you can put a sock in your fuel door?

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Jun 9, 2:45am - #195127 
90% of the rattling is either 1) your fuel door or 2) your rear plate.

If you have a rear plate frame, Dynomat the back of it. Plastic frames also rattle less. Dynomat the back of the plate itself, and also consider some sort of 2-sided foam tape to hold the bottom of the plate to your car.

As for the fuel door, dynomat helps some, but stuffing something in there works well too. I used to use this cotton balls, but that became a pain when I filled it up. rofl


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Jun 9, 5:20am - #195128 
small pieces of foam in the gas door...dynamat EVERYTHING in ur trunk. and double sided tape on plate thumbsup i did that on mine and didnt rattle at all

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TimO
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Jun 9, 5:47am - #195129 
Thanks guys! thumbsup I'm gunna go get some Dynamat soon. But about stuffing the sock, I dont think I should do that because in Jersey it's illegal to pump our own gas. Actually, maybe I should just to see the dudes reaction when he goes to fill my tank. LOL rofl

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Jun 9, 6:17am - #195130 
its illegal to pump ur own gas? wtf wtf WHAT?

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Jun 9, 6:30am - #195131 
Originally Posted by trog2233
its illegal to pump ur own gas? wtf wtf WHAT?


some places in Jersey are full service ONLY. spineyes
I'll have to try the fuel door, I've had a nasty rattle from bass over there I couldn't find thumbsup


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Jun 9, 10:32am - #195132 
Yeah, I've even been yelled at when I tried to do my own gas because I was waiting for about 10 min for him to do it. I got fed up. So I got out and started to do it when this old man came bolting out and siad, "HEY DON'T YOU TOUCH THAT, I DON'T WANT TO BE RESPONSIBLE FOR WHAT HAPPENS TO YOU." lol rofl But everyplace I've been in Jersey has Full service only. And from what I hear it's illegal threw out the state to do it yourself, and you can be fined. spineyes

Jersey is just too cool to do our own gas. thumbsdown

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Jun 9, 10:38am - #195133 
Oh and I found out that the rattling is the glass from trunk... how am I supposed to stop THAT from rattling?? I can't dynomat that... wtf Should I just do the whole trunk? will that fix it? confused

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Jun 9, 12:42pm - #195134 
i just put fatmat throughout mine. i'm gonna go replace the fuse and see how it all sounds with the system. i'll let you guys know tonight when i get home from work.

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Jun 9, 1:19pm - #195135 
what bolts you talkin about??? pics?? my trunk rattles because it seems to be not holdin on to the latch tight enough what should i do?? and dynomat dont work for that frown

Originally Posted by gmoneycelica
if you have rattling around the latch like i did make sure to tighten the bolts from the inside, tighten everything you can i guess if its rattling, and do mat the car... im doing mine tomorrow i cant wait grin thumbsup

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Jun 9, 3:01pm - #195136 
nevermind the rattling i am still tripping about the no self serve law. in cali i dont know a place that is full service let alone not to be able to do it yourself?????WIERD!! confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused

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Jun 9, 3:19pm - #195137 
it like tat in oregon too

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Jun 9, 3:20pm - #195138 
Originally Posted by hector
nevermind the rattling i am still tripping about the no self serve law. in cali i dont know a place that is full service let alone not to be able to do it yourself?????WIERD!! confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused confused


I'm sure it has something to do with clean air laws. Although I can't imagine how that helps...


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Jun 9, 4:04pm - #195139 
i have traveled to oregon n its actually cause they don wanna get sued for damages from incidents like explosions, fire, or improper use cause the statistics are high for such incidents in those states.

like what happened to timo
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Jun 9, 7:41pm - #195140 
Originally Posted by TimO

Oh and I found out that the rattling is the glass from trunk... how am I supposed to stop THAT from rattling?? I can't dynomat that... wtf Should I just do the whole trunk? will that fix it? confused
im guessing that there is a little space between the seam of the window and the perimiter of the truck...so try to shove some foam in those spaces all around the window and press hard to make sure it stays... thumbsup (all of this done on the inside of truck window by the way)

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Jun 9, 11:52pm - #195141 
i'm back. the fatmat works so well. it hardly rattles at all, except for the fuel door, which i stuck a sock in. that took care of it for the most part. thanks for the advice guys.

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Jun 10, 10:12am - #195142 
how much dynomat do i need for the trunk area?

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Jun 10, 6:30pm - #195143 
^^^ Yeah, I'd like to know this too! wave


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Jun 11, 6:25am - #195144 
Just buy the bulk pack. It will cover the entire trunk, License Plate, and behind the rear speakers. When you install make sure you wear gloves or you will tear up your hands with hundreds of little cuts.

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