2004 Mini Cooper S Q&A

2004 Mini Cooper S Question: radio doesn't work - speakers make intermittent hissing sound

radio suddenly went off and speakers started making an internittent hissing or static sound. Volume control knob did not affect it, and it continued even after I turned the radio off. -
Answer 1
sounds like a defective amp in the radio. suggest a good local auto radio shop to repair; replacing with new is expensive. -
Answer 2
Google "John Merutka radioman". He is your man to talk to about high tech BMW / Mini, MB stereo systems. Zee -