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Old 03-14-2013, 06:08 PM   #1
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My audio build thus far

So this is probably the only mods I'll do to this car, might as well document them.

I have all Kenwood stuff. ddx419 head unit, 3013 subs (if ups will ever get them here) 8105d monoblock amp, 1694 6.5 door speakers. Plans are install a second battery, ground the engine better, install parcel shelf speakers, install 4 channel amp and eq for the door speakers.

From this (not my picture but same radio)



To this.



Big improvement in my book. Now it feels like a brand new car instead of a cheap rental.

From these cheap crappy things.



To these. So much better.



I broke off these center tabs, since they aren't used in my car,



To solder onto the new leads.



Yeah not the best soldering job but my iron was mia and I had to use a torch.

From these mix matched 10's



To



The ups man was supposed to be here today with my subs and amp, I took the day off to do all this stuff, g shipper sent it out 4 days late. So no subs or amp today.

So far, I love it. I have a lot more control over my sound now. It's louder and clearer.


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Old 03-14-2013, 09:45 PM   #2
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Looking good insofar.
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keep us updated on this one. looks good.
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Old 03-15-2013, 05:18 PM   #4
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Alright, finally got my stuff, like 10 minutes ago.

Amp mounted and wired except for the wire to the subs.









They hit pretty damn good and I haven't even tuned them yet or broken them in.
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Old 03-15-2013, 08:33 PM   #5
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Break them in? Just let them pound!

Sont really have to break subs in. Its more of a safety precaution but I do it to.
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Old 03-16-2013, 04:03 AM   #6
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I did let them pound, all day (10 hours). They hit hard and rumble my nose hairs. I love it.
I do need to tune them. I might need a second amp. They seem a little underpowered.
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Well, I sold the entire system to fund my move to Vegas. I then traded the car in for a 2013 Dodge ram 1500. I'll be selling the dash kit here shortly.
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Do you have anything available for sale? I might be interested.
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Wow, clean setup. To bad about selling it and the car.
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