I don't have any speaker grills in my door panels, and I really don't care about
originality (I think that the door panels are reproductions anyway) I'd at
5.25" speakers. Has anyone had any experience? What about mounting them
My B has no radio or speakers, and the local Warehouse Electronics said that
have to do "something custom" (read: wallet smashing). Anyway, if someone is
do something custom to my B, it's going to be me! I'd like to hear something
the Monza exhaust....
Zach Parrish wrote:
> I recently replaced the speakers on my 79 B and had a few problems. First of
> believe the size is 4 or 4.5 inches. The problem came with finding a
> speaker that would fit in the door. It's not a question of how much space
> between the door panel and the door, but rather between the door panel and the
> window mechanism, which is about 2 inches. There are plenty of mid-range
> that would work, but they won't give you as good a sound. The trick is in the
> grill. Find a grill that sits out a bit from the door panel and gives you
> room to put in a thicker speaker with a bit larger magnet.
> I also had to put new connections on the wires in the door, but thats easy
> enough to do. Although I tried, I could not find a way to keep the original
> in the door, but if you do please tell me.
> Zach Parrish
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