Go Back   Home > Forums > >
Home Forums Rules Articles diyAudio Store Blogs Gallery Wiki Register Donations FAQ Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Mitsubishi RCA Jack Bad Interference
Mitsubishi RCA Jack Bad Interference
Mitsubishi RCA Jack Bad Interference Please consider donating to help us continue to serve you.

Ads on/off / Custom Title / More PMs / More album space / Advanced printing & mass image saving
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 14th February 2020, 12:18 PM   #1
milko is offline milko
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2020
Default Mitsubishi RCA Jack Bad Interference

Hi all,

I have pretty much zero knowledge in this area but would love to work this issue out with your expert help.

I have a 2009 Mitsubishi Pajero (Australia) with a stock stereo system, MMCS head unit, Rockford Fostgate sound system and a roof mounted DVD player. I believe the same system is used overseas and in America in the Mitsubishi Outlander.

I have an RCA jack in the cargo area of my vehicle that I want to use to play music from my phone and also run a video game console.

Whenever I use a 3.5mm to stereo RCA I get extremely bad static. If I use a games console with the RCA I get a blurry almost colourless image and NO sound at all.

I have used multiple cords, devices and a ground loop isolator. When I use the ground loop isolator on the 3.5mm I get NO sound.

I believe I've narrowed it down to only the cable that runs to the roof mounted DVD player unit from the rear RCA jack. As when I play DVD from this unit the sound and image that is transferred to the front head unit are fine.

The front head unit plays CD's and radio without issue.

I'd love some ideas of what to look at and try in order to solve this issue!

Thanks in advance for your help!
  Reply With Quote
Old 14th February 2020, 01:20 PM   #2
JonSnell Electronic is offline JonSnell Electronic  United Kingdom
diyAudio Member
 
JonSnell Electronic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: The Jurassic Coast, England. GB
If you use a machine powered from your vehicle you may get all sorts of issue from ground loops etc.
I would firstly use an audio isolating transformer and see if that clears the problem.
Something like this will do;
Audio Matching Transformer, Centre Tapped on Both Sides, Various Types | eBay
__________________
Support for Fender, Marshall and all Valve Equipment; Audio Innovations, Audiorama FU29, Quad and Leak. www.jonsnell.co.uk
  Reply With Quote
Old 14th February 2020, 04:01 PM   #3
Perry Babin is offline Perry Babin  United States
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Louisiana
Rockford amplifiers?

What happens if you plug the 3.5-RCA directly into the amp?
__________________
Anyone who purchased the repair tutorial, email me (babin_perry@yahoo.com) if you want to download the latest version.
  Reply With Quote

Reply


Mitsubishi RCA Jack Bad InterferenceHide this!Advertise here!
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

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

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Banana plug jack or RCA jack chassis mounted Hextejas Construction Tips 6 28th September 2018 09:56 PM
jack/jack on/off switch? imuntz Parts 0 5th November 2013 03:58 PM
how do i make a ATX cable to jack in/jack out pallebrus Construction Tips 0 11th December 2011 08:48 PM
2 Mono Jack to Female Stereo Jack JellyMan Everything Else 2 27th May 2008 04:39 PM
making dual mono jack from single mono jack dubmunkey Analog Line Level 2 12th October 2006 03:16 PM


New To Site? Need Help?

All times are GMT. The time now is 03:44 AM.


Search Engine Optimisation provided by DragonByte SEO (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Resources saved on this page: MySQL 15.00%
vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright ©1999-2020 diyAudio
Wiki