Some people really enjoy hearing their car engine and feel that raw power it produces. However, there are those who prefer quite the opposite.
If you are one of those people, who enjoys quiet rides, listening to music and clear conversations with your friends, then you’ve come to the right place.
Today, we will talk about what are the best Dynamat alternatives because it can be pretty expensive, depending on the situation.
Therefore, I will present several cheaper alternatives, which you can use for the same purpose, to make your car completely soundproof.Continue reading
There are a lot of different products that can help with the sound insulation for your car, thus making sure that there is a little to none external noise coming inside your car.
Some of those products are quite easy to use and apply to your car, but others are a bit difficult to do so, due to certain requirements.
Today we will talk about Lizard Skin Insulation, which is a bit different than, for example, one of the most popular soundproofing materials, Dynamat.
What makes Lizard Skin insulation different is the fact that it is not in the form of hard material per se but in the liquid form of a spray, which makes it much easier to apply on your car.Continue reading
Road noise in your car can be quite frustrating. You cannot enjoy the stereo, and the nagging sound can even distract you while driving.
Finding the right soundproofing material is essential. But, it isn’t as easy as it seems, thanks to the numerous products in the market.
Lizard Skin and Dynamat are two of the most popular car soundproofing products. You may find yourself wondering whether to go for a soundproofing mat or a spray-on sound deadener.
In this article, I will delve into the details of these two products. Keep in mind that they use different technologies to dampen noise.
Therefore, the ultimate choice on which is better will depends on your preferences and needs.
By comparing Lizard Skin vs. Dynamat, I hope you will be better placed to choose a material for your car. So, keep reading for some insightful information.Continue reading
For most people, the car is one place they spend a lot of time. Be it for that quick run to the grocery store or for a road trip with family and friends.
It is, therefore, important that your car trips are quite comfortable. Unfortunately, there are so many things that could hinder your perfect trip, and noise is just one of them.
The sound of the engine running or the wind creeping through the windows could be a huge distraction. For this reason, most people are looking for ways to deaden the noise in their cars.
Well, if you are one of such people, then this article is meant for you.Continue reading
I’m the type of person that loves to listen to music while driving. For me, nothing beats being on a road and listening to my favorite band.
The only problem is there is a lot of noise that is interfering with my music such as tire hum, wind, engine whine, vibrations etc. This road noise is irritating and has an impact on how your car audio system sounds like.
Your car is made of metal and because of that acoustics in your car can be pretty bad.
Solution to this problem can be using materials that work like sound deadeners. There are many different brands on the market. One of the best is definitely Dynamat.
Dynamat helped me to keeping the unwanted sounds out of the car.Continue reading
Are you a music lover? Then you surely love it even more in your car, right? Well, there’s nothing better than an open road and your favorite band playing on the radio.
Unfortunately, that moment can easily be ruined by the noise of your engine, or with road noise. As we know how echo works and that the car is mostly made of metal/steel, we can assume how bad acoustics sometimes can be.
Luckily, there is a simple solution to this problem- the sound deadener. Some of the most famous ones are Dynamat and Hushmat.
In this article, we will try to define which one prevails by giving you a wider picture of both of these products and declaring the winner. So let’s start!Continue reading
Soundproofing your car is an excellent way to improve your acoustics and overall sound. Lots of people enjoy listening to music while driving and therefore, the sound quality is quite important.
There are numerous important reasons for soundproofing your car and one of them is the noise cut-down.
Simply put, with soundproofing your car, the noise will be drastically cut. That can be such a pleasure, especially if you are driving on a crowded road – just volume it up and ignore everyone!
So, if you are really pumped up with the idea of soundproofing your car, I’m here to discuss some of the best ways of doing so. Namely, the Dynamat and FatMat soundproof systems are quite good and really worth.
Now, let’s get to the point. Let’s get a wider picture about Dynamat and FatMat before we make a conclusion about this titan fightContinue reading
There are a lot of loud-engine lovers out there. One of the biggest questions for them is: “What’s the best way of soundproofing the vehicle?”
Now, you may heard of sound deadeners for cars, but you are still not sure which one should you get for yourself. In this review, I will be talking about the differences between two of the most popular automotive sound deadeners out there.
It only depends on your preferences, budget, and the noise level which one should you take. Both Noico and Dynamat are on the list when it comes to sound deadening. However, I will try to point out some differences that might affect your decision.
I will be talking about the size, thickness, price, installation process, and much more while comparing both of these deadeners.
Now, let’s start!Continue reading
Electric or mechanical, a fuel pump is an essential part of all vehicles nowadays. It’s a device that transfers fuel from the gas tank to the engine or carburetor. Once you hear some unusual sounds when your vehicle is operating, like high-pitched whining or buzzing, be sure that something’s wrong with the fuel pump.
When a fuel pump doesn’t work properly, severe damages to the internal car parts may occur, which is why you need to diagnose and fix the issue ASAP.
In this article, I shall tell you more about how the fuel pump actually works, what are the most common reasons for malfunctions, and of course, the most important, how to quiet the pump.Continue reading
I’ve been blessed with avid readers who like to read this digital diary of mine while I go on my quest of soundproofing or minimizing the unnecessary noises around us. I do it all in search of a quiet life.
As you know from my previous post from a few days back, I’m trying to work out and document different strategies to keep my car engine silent as a whisper.
Besides fixing noisy lifters, I came up with another approach. Let’s discuss the best oil for noisy lifters. This is the piece that completes the two-piece lifter puzzle.
Basically, I chopped and changed my engine oils and additives to find out if I could get an extra perk or two out of my car’s engine or not. As it turns out, switching the product helped!
All I did was choosing these things with great care and implementing them as per instructions. It changed my car’s engine for the better. So, I decided to let you guys know about it.
In this article, I’ll be discussing the process of choosing engine oil additives and all about the products that I played around with. So, here we go!Continue reading