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1st gen speakers

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by mar_ga_rita, May 3, 2009.

  1. May 3, 2009 at 10:40 PM
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    mar_ga_rita

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    I have a 03 dbl cab and am looking to do a little upgrading of the speakers... can anyone help me find out what size they are... I would rather just figure it out instead of tearing apart the door...
     
  2. May 3, 2009 at 11:50 PM
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    IIRC door speakers should be 5 1/4", not sure about the rear ones.
     
  3. May 4, 2009 at 8:15 AM
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    kk I went to Best Buy and they told me it was 6X9... went to crutchfield and said that it was not a standard size.. lol
     
  4. May 4, 2009 at 9:48 AM
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    03 Double Cab has a weird 5x7 up front. I have a picture somewhere that I'll post if I can find it and in any case most guys I make the adapters for replace them with a 5 1/4" since a 6.5" will require some cutting.
     
  5. May 4, 2009 at 11:17 AM
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    thanks I will have to look into the adapters... and go with 5 1/4 any idea on the size for the rear?
     
  6. May 4, 2009 at 11:30 AM
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    Same in the rear if I remember correctly. BTW, sometimes you may see the small ovals referred to as "6x8" and those are physically the same as "5x7" however both are very different in size compared to "6x9".
     
  7. May 4, 2009 at 6:08 PM
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    Alright... I am going to dive more into it Saturday hopefully...
     
  8. May 4, 2009 at 6:16 PM
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    you should have 6x8s I replaced all 4 speakers in my truck (03 extracab) and thats what the size was
     
  9. May 4, 2009 at 7:40 PM
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    anyone got any suggestions on a brand?... I had Pioneers in my other truck and they were pretty good... I am just looking for something inexpensive and sounds good... not into blaring the music for everyone else to hear... just want good sound
     
  10. May 4, 2009 at 7:45 PM
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    i don't know how much you plan to drop on a system but what i have is 4 kicker ds 650 door speakers and an 1000w amp to power those. I have a lot of power to them and they sound really clean and crisp. I like pioneer speakers also those are good.
     
  11. May 4, 2009 at 7:54 PM
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    Well... back in highschool... I wanted it blared.... but I have gotten a little older so I want something that sounds good... I like to listen to classic rock and a little country... just want a good sound nothing fancy or loud
     
  12. May 4, 2009 at 8:04 PM
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    Pioneerelectornics.com :] or hit up a stereo shop. but make sure you find ratings for those shops because some places will try to butt rape you if they think you don't know anything about speakers. i honestly suggest doing a little more research first. www.sounddomain.com and crutchfield.com... just go there for reviews.. dont buy off there.
     
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