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Old 10-23-2012, 11:32 AM   #1
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where do mount my amp in my zx3

so i am getting a 02 zx3 and im throwing my system in it from my old car, my box is 34w 16h 18d with my old car i had my amp/battery rack behind my box so would i be able to do the same, not sure how big the hatch is, if it wont fit then could i mount it to the back seat? idk whats in the seat if i can put a screw threw it..


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It is entirely up to you. Click on my avatar and look at my album.

You use short screws like 1" and smaller when mounting to a rear seat.
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Like freemind said, its really your choice. Many go with on the back-seat. I chose to mount under the passenger seat simply because I use my trunk alot, and lay seats down often.

It does get a bit hotter under the seat though.
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my box is almost the same size and i have plenty of room. my amp is mounted to back of box
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