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    carpc ruining radio reception?

    can a car pc ruin radio reception. I have my Pc in the trunk of the car, and a manual in dash screen up front. But for some since i hooked up the car pc, the radio reception on my pioneer premier deh-940mp has gone to the crappers. There is constant static in the music.

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    Yep, it could be causing static.
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    is there a way of fixing it. all the power wires are running on the other side of the car from the audio rcas. I have ruled out the lcd screen causing the interference because if i turn off hte screen, it still has the static.

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    i would suggest getting rid of the pioneer. I dont even have a carpc hooked up yet and mine starts to static when my subs are on and the volume is up.

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    How is your computer housed?
    Consider adding additional layers of metal to the case and if possible, get the case to sit flush against the cars chasis

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    Guess you use a FM-modulator to connect PC Audio to the Stereo..?
    There are better ways to do this!
    A good US supplier is Pacific Accessory Corp (PAC)
    http://www.pac-audio.com/

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