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Old 04-18-2010, 08:59 PM   #1
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MTX Subwoofer upgrade

Does anyone recommend the MTX Subwoofer and Amp upgrade for the Camaro? It's cost is almost 1 grand. Is it worth the price tag or are there better options?
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Old 04-18-2010, 10:21 PM   #2
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I was wondering the same thing, anyone done the factory set up yet?
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Old 04-18-2010, 10:34 PM   #3
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If I was going to Spend a Grand it wouldnt be for MTX

Maybe JL Audio, Focal or Something like that.

JL make a Sweet box and sub Combo. Or you Can get your own Box from ********.com

Just some suggestions.
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Old 04-19-2010, 12:09 AM   #4
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From personal experience I wouldn't recommend MTX. Didn't like their subs, never used their amps.
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Old 04-19-2010, 12:15 AM   #5
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Get the stealth box. It comes with 3 10' JL Subs, and it comes primed so you can color match for the SAME price!

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=76620
Read it and I guess contact the OP to order

Comes with Box, Subs
and they have a kit too which included amp and stuff
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Old 04-19-2010, 12:20 AM   #6
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for a grand...you can get something wayyy better

JL , Kicker , Infinity , rockforgate or w.e.

thump alot harder and such.
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Old 04-19-2010, 08:51 AM   #7
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I was in HH Gregg in Tampa , and I saw a MTX 10in. powered sub ,that looked exactly like the one used in the Camaro, for $399. I even questioned the salesman about it and he said it was 250 watts.

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Old 04-20-2010, 10:25 AM   #8
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If I have my local professional audio shop install an aftermarket sub in my car does that void any warranty?
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Old 04-20-2010, 11:24 AM   #9
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I have the Factory sub. Completes the factory set up well , kinda pricey, and now the pass with seat down has sub in it.
I had the factory rubber mat in the trunk and that will not fit with this set up.
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Old 04-22-2010, 01:10 PM   #10
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I ended up buying an enclosure off ebay, two P3 Rockfork Fosgate 10s and 500w Fosgate Amp and I paid a heck of a lot less than the MTX
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Old 04-22-2010, 01:27 PM   #11
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Old 04-23-2010, 01:27 AM   #12
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I like mine... I wouldn't pay a dealer to install it though... it's a easy enough install to do it yourself.

I just recently turned the knob on the system to "Max". And turned the bass on the radio down.

current setup:
Knob turned to max
Treble : 1
Mid: 1
Bass: 6

Sounds awesome.
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Old 04-24-2010, 01:31 AM   #13
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I put this in tonight, took about an hour. Easy, clean, plug and play deal. This is my daily driver and I am not interested in doing a custom deal on this car. I must say, I played with it for about 30 minutes after the install, and initial impressions are very positive, works very will with the existing BA system.

Cost me $780 total shipped to my door, and an hour to install, I am happy with that.
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Old 04-24-2010, 09:58 AM   #14
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I was in HH Gregg in Tampa , and I saw a MTX 10in. powered sub ,that looked exactly like the one used in the Camaro, for $399. I even questioned the salesman about it and he said it was 250 watts.
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Old 04-24-2010, 10:20 AM   #15
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Get the stealth box. It comes with 3 10' JL Subs, and it comes primed so you can color match for the SAME price!

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=76620
Read it and I guess contact the OP to order

Comes with Box, Subs
and they have a kit too which included amp and stuff
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heard it. Overkill IMO due to the fact the rest of the system can't keep up. You'll just wind up upgrading everything else(all over again).
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Old 04-28-2010, 10:58 PM   #17
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I put this in tonight, took about an hour. Easy, clean, plug and play deal. This is my daily driver and I am not interested in doing a custom deal on this car. I must say, I played with it for about 30 minutes after the install, and initial impressions are very positive, works very will with the existing BA system.

Cost me $780 total shipped to my door, and an hour to install, I am happy with that.
Where did you get yours from? Any pic. of the install? I was thinking of getting it and putting it in myself.
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