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Easy drop-in speaker upgrade/replacement recommendations?

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socalaviator

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With my GTR now 10 years old, I'm sure my speakers are well aged and a replacement would be a welcome upgrade.

Looking for something easy to accomplish in my garage with minimal splicing/mods. I'm also willing to upgrade/replace the amps in the process.

A shop in England sells a kit with Hertz speakers and Amp upgrade. Anyone have experience with this kit.

Looking for something that won't break the bank either.
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subscribing for feedback.

 

my driver side door speaker (tweeter?) is intermittent... cheapest/easiest route is probably replace with OEM but i figure if i'm in there replacing then might as well put in something better.



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You can replace all the speakers, remove the rear subs and put in a pair of full range 6 (or 8” I don’t recall) and swap for an 8/10 channel amp and drive a JL 10 or 12” sub in the trunk with their super thin sub which hits as hard as a box 5x the size and you’ll still have plenty of room for three VP cans and extras.

Can share Hair Nation with passerbys

I went with Polk audio separates and wasn’t bad at all price wise.

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Edited by droptopp, 09 April 2021 - 03:48 PM.

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Thanks for the recommendation. I know the possibilities are almost endless. I already have a single 12" JL in the trunk being run by it's own Amp. Next step is speakers and amps up front.
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