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Old 10-23-2011, 02:13 PM   #61
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I had a rattling noise from my rear door tweeter with heavy bass songs. Because I'm the curious type, I removed the door panel and the tweeter was a little loose. There aren't any screws, it was just fitted in to a cut out. I gave it a slight turn while pushing inward and I haven't had a problem since.
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Old 11-10-2011, 02:44 PM   #62
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Any more pics Tony, Cant wait to see them!
Im still deciding on either the Audison Bit 10 or the LQ-1, any thoughts?
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Old 11-10-2011, 07:11 PM   #63
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Any more pics Tony, Cant wait to see them!
Im still deciding on either the Audison Bit 10 or the LQ-1, any thoughts?
I can't comment on what you want to use it for, but for my needs the LCQ-1 was more than adequate.

I've got pics but just haven't had a chance to post them up yet. Been really busy with school.

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Here's a couple of pics of the door before and after the mid-woofer install. Notice how the JL crossover fits perfectly into the little cavity on the left side. It was almost too good to be true, but it worked out great.

Even the foam covering over the door had a groove to run the wires from the crossover to the speakers. How can you ask for anything more?



I remember seeing somewhere that ford did that on purpose lolz thats y it fits so well that slot was made for those kind of upgrades
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Hey Tony!

Great stuff buddy, thanks! Quick question for ya, or anyone else who might know. What is the stock amp that comes with the 10-speaker system in the titanium? I'm assuming it's a Sony, but I was curious to which one, and whether or not it is an analog or digital amp. Thanks for the help,

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Hey Tony!

Great stuff buddy, thanks! Quick question for ya, or anyone else who might know. What is the stock amp that comes with the 10-speaker system in the titanium? I'm assuming it's a Sony, but I was curious to which one, and whether or not it is an analog or digital amp. Thanks for the help,

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Yes, it is a Sony...or at least it said "Sony" on it. Beyond that, I have no idea.

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Tony, what do you think about something like this in the stock 6-speaker sound system in an SEL? It's not the Sony system and not the MFT system. I just want this in the trunk like the sound package with the sub in our Foci.

http://www.amazon.com/Infinity-Bassl...d=X7KACPTOKLVA

How would I wire this with the stock "head unit".
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Tony, what do you think about something like this in the stock 6-speaker sound system in an SEL? It's not the Sony system and not the MFT system. I just want this in the trunk like the sound package with the sub in our Foci.

http://www.amazon.com/Infinity-Bassl...d=X7KACPTOKLVA

How would I wire this with the stock "head unit".
I've heard a lot of good things about the Basslinks.

I'm really not sure how those get wired in, and I can only assume that you tap into one of the speaker leads.

You should be able to download an owner's manual for the Basslink on Crutchfield's website, and that will at least get you started. Sorry I'm not more help, but I'm not familiar with the 6-speaker system wiring. In principle it should be fairly straightforward though.

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Gday Tony & everyone, I've registered to say hi and ask you a question about the door speaker wiring.

You mention that the signal from the headunit is already a separated into tweeter and woofer. How did you confirm this?

Given that the above is the case, how would I go about wiring up my new splits when the crossover I have only has 1 input? and 2 outputs.

I've already got the speakers so I can't 'return them or go looking for a set that has 4 inputs into the crossover like you have.

How would you suggest getting around this minor issue. Is biwiring the the tweeter and mid lines, joining the +ve's and -ves work?

Thanks for the help!
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Gday Tony & everyone, I've registered to say hi and ask you a question about the door speaker wiring.

You mention that the signal from the headunit is already a separated into tweeter and woofer. How did you confirm this?
Because there are two separate sets of wires coming from the Sony amp to the tweeter and midwoofer. When I hooked up my JL midwoofer to the wires that went to the Sony tweeter, all I got was treble.

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Given that the above is the case, how would I go about wiring up my new splits when the crossover I have only has 1 input? and 2 outputs.

I've already got the speakers so I can't 'return them or go looking for a set that has 4 inputs into the crossover like you have.

How would you suggest getting around this minor issue. Is biwiring the the tweeter and mid lines, joining the +ve's and -ves work?

Thanks for the help!
I do not believe so. Biwiring implies two sets of inputs into two sets of outputs.

The way around this is to hook up the tweeter wires to your new tweeter and the midwoofer wires to your new midwoofer and not to use the crossover that came with your new speakers.

The problem you might have with this is that the cutoff frequencies the Sony system has set up for their speakers may differ from yours. By how much I have no idea. Also, when I installed my JL speakers in place of the Sonys I really didn't hear that much of a difference. It wasn't until I added the LCQ-1 (which is what sums the tweeter and midwoofer signals) and my aftermarket amp that I actually noticed a difference in sound quality. And it was a big difference.

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