Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: 8" Lilliput adds noise to my stereo

  1. #1
    Low Bitrate
    Join Date
    Apr 2004

    8" Lilliput adds noise to my stereo

    When my LCD is turned on I get noise through my FM stereo.

    I have an FM modulator, but even with the modulator turned off I get noise if the LCD is turned on. When I run the sound through my computer it is worse.

    I have also noticed it gets really bad when my wireless PCMCIA card is plugged into the laptop.

    Has anyone else had this problem?

    How can it be solved.

    I have the factory radio in an '04 Malibu Maxx, the modulator is connected to the fuse box. The Lilliput is connected to the cig plug using the supplied Lilliput cable w/ egg thing.

    The computer is connected to the same power fuse as the modulator using a car laptop power adapter.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Waterbury, CT
    I have the 8" powered directly from my ITPS without any noise. I have my screen directly under my radio too, so while I don't have a solution, I can tell you should be able to fix it.

  3. #3
    Maximum Bitrate DeltaFX's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Sounds like a grounding problem...

  4. #4
    Variable Bitrate euro320i's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Near Frankfurt
    A lot of installs in this forum use 12vlts from the DC-DC converter.. mostly it is because the grounds are taken from different point on the chassis - in your case sounds like you have a ground off the ciggy..change the ground - prefferably to a common one. good luck

    '94 320i

Similar Threads

  1. Lilliput egg noise, solutions?
    By johnnyutah36 in forum General Hardware Discussion
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 08-24-2004, 02:24 AM
  2. Noise in Lilliput from HDD
    By zvi in forum LCD/Display
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 07-14-2004, 01:17 PM
  3. Replies: 9
    Last Post: 06-22-2004, 02:24 PM
  4. Lilliput causing engin noise
    By eazyrog in forum LCD/Display
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 06-07-2004, 09:58 AM
  5. Lilliput 8" Touchscreen Display
    By Randomtask in forum LCD/Display
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 02-06-2004, 02:12 PM


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts