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Old 28 Oct 2008, 10:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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NEED HELP ON SPEAKERRRRSS!!

Hi guys, knowing how slim the doors are on a WRX 2005 model subaru, i want to take out the factory speakers 6.5 and put in new ones, however i dont know the dept / magnet size has to be in order for a perfect fit?

Would this fit if not can you help???

I want to by Vibe BLACKAIR speakers

specs..

Speaker size 6.5
Mounting Depth 62mm
Mounting Diameter 143mm
Voice Coil diameter 35mm
Magnet size 80 x 12 mm

Thanks Mr kentmen
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Old 13 Nov 2008, 10:46 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: NEED HELP ON SPEAKERRRRSS!!

Hi there, i had similar trouble - i own a 1998 classic wagon.

the speakers i bought were rainbow, here are the ones to get an idea of the dimensions-> http://caraudiosecurity.com/shop/pro...s_id/3966.html

i have just about manged to get them in but the spacer ring is not enough so i'm now in the process of making/buying some mdf spacer rings.

The problem i faced was that i installed them with the window closed - so they fit ok, it was only when i tried to send my passenger window down that i realised i had f**ked up as it hit the magnet!

I tried doubling up 2 spacer rings ( the plastic type you get with them) but then the window still skimmed the magnet and it held the door card off. Hence the reason i'm on here to find a solution - i guess i've been no help here but at least ur not on ur own!! lol
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Old 15 Nov 2008, 04:37 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Re: NEED HELP ON SPEAKERRRRSS!!

you can get proper spacers for front doors .got mine off ebay 9.99.type in subaru speakers should come up.u can then fit an after market spks i fitted kenwood 5.25.mine is 2004 model.
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