Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-02-2008, 12:48 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Marylands Eastern Shore
Posts: 2
Concertone radio

Just bought a 2008 8314ss. The speakers seem to hane a hiss in them. Should I use a filter of some type? I know this system has had a lot of issues, but so far this is the only problem.
__________________

__________________
rozy1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2008, 06:14 PM   #2
Member
 
cmprguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Connecticut
Posts: 86
Hi There! Mine has the hiss coming from the `a` channel only. The dealer gave me two noise surpressors to install but it did no good. From what I can see from readind all the concertone msgs..they all have different sorts of problems! Maybee.. just maybee the filters might work for you! I would have then supplied two you from your dealer though. That way the case is opend up on your radio just in case!
__________________

__________________
cmprguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-03-2008, 08:03 PM   #3
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 3
concertone

Good luck with your stereo. Waiting for my third replacement unit. Warranty almost up on RV , might have to look for a quality replacement.
__________________
campnut is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-04-2008, 12:28 PM   #4
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 3,260
Question, are you operating any equipment while the hissing is present, the reason I am asking is that a microwave for instances can effect auto with a hiss and it can effect video with lines and alter the sound. There is one other problem that you may not know and that is when your camper was wired there is a posibility that they ran high voltage supply lines too close to low voltage wiring. All of your 120v wire is high voltage compared to speaker wire and running them together is not code, they must be seprate. With out getting too technical, the fact is that control and /or low voltage wiring must be isolated from high voltage.
__________________
rockwood06 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-04-2008, 10:01 PM   #5
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 12
Problem with radio

Got my new unit today PT39QBSS, I was a;ready messing with the "fun" stuff. Thus far I can't seem to get any reception on the radio. I got in behind the unit and the antenna is hooked up? I checked a CD and it played fine. Any suggestions that I may try?
__________________
Rweldy0324 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-05-2008, 11:39 PM   #6
Senior Member
 
welshman599's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Quispamsis NB Canada
Posts: 1,026
Send a message via MSN to welshman599
Hmmm no reception at all? Dumb question but did you inspect the antenna to ensure it's vertical and not damaged in some way?
__________________

__________________
  • Salem 401-2b; 31" Sony Trinitron and two channels on the antenna.
  • Smokin' hot wife... 2 boys, 25 and 10.

83 sweet sweet days camped in 2008 - not easy in my neck of the woods!
welshman599 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

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
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by




ForestRiverForums.com is not in any way associated with Forest River, Inc. or its associated RV manufacturing divisions.


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:04 AM.