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#394092 - 06/13/13 01:13 PM Re: Budget conscious car audio help [Re: medic8r]
Murph Offline
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Registered: 10/05/06
Posts: 6835
Loc: PEI, Canada
All I want is a an install done where the interior panels don't vibrate after having the speakers swapped out. I swear, I am never upgrading speakers again. It's just not worth it as I can never enjoy the new speakers.

I had a supposed "pro" shop do it last time and still had problems within two weeks. They tried to resolve several times but eventually I made them refund me the installation charge.
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#394118 - 06/14/13 06:14 AM Re: Budget conscious car audio help [Re: tomtuttle]
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Registered: 05/16/02
Posts: 1124
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Originally Posted By: Murph
All I want is a an install done where the interior panels don't vibrate after having the speakers swapped out. I swear, I am never upgrading speakers again. It's just not worth it as I can never enjoy the new speakers.


It's funny you mention this. In 9 swaps, I've NEVER had vibration issues with speakers until this latest set. You are absolutely right - it ruins everything.
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#394128 - 06/14/13 06:12 PM Re: Budget conscious car audio help [Re: real80sman]
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Registered: 03/23/10
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Loc: Massachusetts Badlands
That never happens in the U.S. Must be the exchange rate, ... or NAFTA?
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#394140 - 06/14/13 09:35 PM Re: Budget conscious car audio help [Re: tomtuttle]
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Registered: 05/16/02
Posts: 1124
Loc: Ontario, Canada
US speakers in my Canadian car - that must be it. Wait, that can't be it. Japanese speakers built in Korea, sold in the US, installed in a Japanese car that was built in Canada. I guess they need a translator.
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#394145 - 06/14/13 10:08 PM Re: Budget conscious car audio help [Re: tomtuttle]
Haoleb Offline
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Registered: 09/25/02
Posts: 1488
Loc: Maine
I think for someone that age the best upgrade you could do is a subwoofer. I have added a sub to systems with stock speakers and it was a huge upgrade just in itself. Plus, when you are 17 you dont give a damn about overall sound quality you just want to rattle the trunk in that thing.
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