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Rattling front door trims from bass in the speakers

Discussion in 'Audi S4/A4/A4 Cab (B8 Chassis)' started by Ben Kader, Sep 15, 2012.

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    [Sep 15, 2012]
    Right have had enough of the bass rattles from front door trims
    so next week going to strip down and sort them

    Will keep everyone posted

    Any suggestions welcome
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    [Sep 15, 2012]
    I can tell that youre really pissed with the rattles.Hate them myself.make sure you use plastic spatulas to remove any trim to avoid marking them.In the past ive used those polystyrene packing beads to tighten up the gaps between door card and door etc
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    [Sep 16, 2012]

    I am

    Was thinking more like dynamat

    I need to pin the rattles down might put new door speakers in whilst I am at it
    land b&0 tweeters in
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    [Sep 16, 2012]
    Right had a good go at it today with some dynamat ans some double sided dense sticky foam tape

    It is a lot better but not perfect
    I think the speaker is not the best
    also wax oiled all the door lock and central locking as the plastic rattled
    the elec window motor was rattling on the door so I loosened it and put some dynamat behind it
    and in the door and on all the flat metal bits

    Will post pics when I know how from my iPad
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    [Sep 16, 2012]
    My window switch rattles, so I jammed a bit of plastic business card in it to stop it.....
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