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need help with speakers!!!!!

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by scyota03, Aug 20, 2011.

  1. Aug 20, 2011 at 7:59 PM
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    scyota03

    scyota03 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    does anybody have any idea what kinda speakers come in the doors and in the back seat panels on an 03 xtra cab taco? ive been told its 6.5 in the front and back, ive read its 6x8 in the front and 5x7 in the rear and ive read its 6x9 and another guy said 5 1/4 front and back. i need someone with a positive 100% answer.
     
  2. Aug 20, 2011 at 8:34 PM
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    according to crutchfield its 5 1/4'' in the front doors and 6x8'' in the rear. Someone correct me if I'm wrong.
     
  3. Aug 20, 2011 at 9:08 PM
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    tacomamaniac

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    The front doors and rear speakers are 5x7 which have the same mounting pattern as the 6x8. So either or those will work. I just recently put in some Alpine speakers in my 02 Ext Cab.
     
  4. Aug 20, 2011 at 9:13 PM
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    I'm looking to upgrade my speakers too. How hard was it? Any words of wisdom?
     
  5. Aug 20, 2011 at 9:23 PM
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    tacomaniac is right, and its a bitch to get all the trim off but otherwise its easy, basically plug and play.
     
  6. Aug 20, 2011 at 10:20 PM
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    Yep hardest part is the trim removal, not really hard just time consuming just to get to the Rear speakers.
     
  7. Aug 21, 2011 at 12:48 AM
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    Are there instructions available anywhere? (The FSM doesn't have much detail on it...)
     
  8. Aug 21, 2011 at 5:58 AM
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    thanks tacomaniac. now i can get the speakers i want
     
  9. Aug 21, 2011 at 10:15 AM
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    There is a thread on which panels to remove to get to the rear speakers. I don't know exactly where it was located though, I wanna say it was over at customtacos bit I'm not certain.
     
  10. Aug 21, 2011 at 12:29 PM
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  11. Aug 21, 2011 at 12:33 PM
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    you basically take off the plastic trim above the back seats, then you need to take off the seat belt and then the sides, i never end up taking the side panels off completely because its a pain.
     
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