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Old 12-23-2008, 04:35 AM   #1
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Subs

I'm thinking about putting 2 12" subs in there P2 or P3s I was wonder if the trunk space is going to be enough?
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Old 12-23-2008, 05:04 AM   #2
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I thought that the MTX subwoofers that they offer as an accessory were 12's, but I did a search and it looks like they are only 10's. I think 12's will fit, but you will probably have to install them through the back seats instead of the truck opening.
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Old 12-23-2008, 06:05 AM   #3
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Yea I saw I'd probably going to have to go through the back which is gonna be a pain, a few years back I had a buddy have to do that with his cobra and he had to unbolt all kinds of stuff to get the back to fit through.........
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Old 12-23-2008, 01:10 PM   #4
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Yea I saw I'd probably going to have to go through the back which is gonna be a pain, a few years back I had a buddy have to do that with his cobra and he had to unbolt all kinds of stuff to get the back to fit through.........

The rear seats fold down and the pass through arear is a good size so I don't think that would be too much of an issue, a little finagling maybe, but no taking stuff apart.
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The custom boys are gonna love that huge pass-thru for mounting subs. EZ.
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Old 12-23-2008, 06:37 PM   #6
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Old 12-23-2008, 08:33 PM   #7
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there's about a 2'x3' opening behind the back seat to the trunk.


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Old 12-24-2008, 12:09 AM   #8
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ah ok, I thought you were talking about something else
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Old 12-31-2008, 10:27 AM   #9
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question?? the sub woofer trunk mounted option is that standard in the 2SS model. and only an option in the other models?

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Old 12-31-2008, 10:41 AM   #10
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No, I believe it is a stand alone option across all models.
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Old 12-31-2008, 11:15 AM   #11
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The pass through behind the back seat wont be big enough. You are gonna have to build the box inside the trunk if you want two twelves. The airspace needed for two twelves is gonna require a box bigger then the opening they give us to sound good. Ive had to do this in several other cars. Its a pain in the ass and its going to make that rattle noise like an 87 buick with foe fiddeens in da trunk!
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fiddeens!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! lol
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It sounds ghetto I know, but you could probably maneuver two or three 12" tube style boxes like bazooka tubes. I like the bass response of a ported bass tube personally.
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question?? the sub woofer trunk mounted option is that standard in the 2SS model. and only an option in the other models?

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No, I believe it is a stand alone option across all models.
correct c_c. the subs don't come standard on anything. the audio option that comes with the 2LT & 2SS is the Boston Acoustics 9-speaker system

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The pass through behind the back seat wont be big enough. You are gonna have to build the box inside the trunk if you want two twelves. The airspace needed for two twelves is gonna require a box bigger then the opening they give us to sound good. Ive had to do this in several other cars. Its a pain in the ass and its going to make that rattle noise like an 87 buick with foe fiddeens in da trunk!
it won't rattle if you use enough Dynamat & put bushings on the license plate screws
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correct c_c. the subs don't come standard on anything. the audio option that comes with the 2LT & 2SS is the Boston Acoustics 9-speaker system



it won't rattle if you use enough Dynamat & put bushings on the license plate screws
about that....there was a thread about aftermarket subs not being compatable with the Boston Acoustics....
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correct c_c. the subs don't come standard on anything. the audio option that comes with the 2LT & 2SS is the Boston Acoustics 9-speaker system



it won't rattle if you use enough Dynamat & put bushings on the license plate screws
ok, i had a question then, if the 9 speaker system comes on the 2ss, does it include the 2 10" MTX subs like seen on the poster?
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correct c_c. the subs don't come standard on anything. the audio option that comes with the 2LT & 2SS is the Boston Acoustics 9-speaker system



it won't rattle if you use enough Dynamat & put bushings on the license plate screws
I would be willing to bet it will, cause every one of the cars that I have done Ive put dynamat behind the licence plate with teflon washers along with a dynamat trunk kit and it still rattled. There is no way to stop the trunk latch from rattling either. Granted, it wasnt nearly as bad as the 86' buicks with the 15's(aka fiddeens, aka king kong) in the trunk. But I think those guys like the rattle for some reason.
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