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Under seat subs

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by rutherk1, Feb 26, 2008.

  1. Feb 26, 2008 at 1:59 PM
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    rutherk1

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    Greetings. I have been searching high and log for a small under seat subwoofer solution.

    Its for a 4 door 08 4x4 tacoma. I have seen the offerings by scosche and JL but am looking for something to replace the rear underseat storage.

    Anyone get creative with this area yet?

    Thanks
     
  2. Feb 26, 2008 at 2:08 PM
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    lsocoee

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    You're going to have to get really creative. This is under there. Thanks to Fyr Lt for the picture.
    [​IMG]
     
  3. Feb 26, 2008 at 2:38 PM
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    wow great pic always wanted to know how it looked under there
     
  4. Feb 26, 2008 at 2:40 PM
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    I've seen a couple people fit a couple 8" subs in there with a custom built enclosure.
     
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    I think i might do the same seems like a pretty good place to put them i was just getting ready to sell my two ten enclosure to put in a three ten enclosure but just cant find a place for the amp
     
  6. Feb 26, 2008 at 3:00 PM
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    Did they leave the metal support in place and mold a fiberglass enclosure in there? I like the way this sounds...
     
  8. Feb 26, 2008 at 3:06 PM
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    rutherk1

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    Thanks for the replys. I think this would be a really trick place to put some subs.

    Even a couple/few of the JL 6.5 inch woofers may be a killer addition.
     
  9. Jun 14, 2009 at 5:02 AM
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    Digging this thread up...I assume no one has tried to get one of these closures under the seat? Looks like the box is 5 3/4" high when laid down flat. Never really looked to see how much space is under the seats. Guess I'll have to check. Imagine i would be very tight if it even was able to fit.

     
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    I really doubt it'd fit under the front seats. Not sure about D-cab backs though. There's not a lot of room at all under the front seats. Keep in mind, they move back and forth so you're really limited. I think some alpine PDX amps would work under it but not an actual sub box. Easiest way is to get a tape measure out :D
     
  12. Sep 26, 2009 at 3:13 PM
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    Yea I hadn't previously looked under but just eyeballing when I went out a bit agothere isn't nearly 6 inches of clearance that would be needed. Really don't want to take up any space in the access cab, guess I could give up the space right behind one of the seats if I find I really want a sub. Really wanted a stealthy install under the seat though. I know Kenwood used to make an amplified sub for fit under seats that might have fit. But that's been discontinued and I question how good it would have actually sounded.
     
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