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Old 03-11-2012, 03:50 PM   #1
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TJ soundbar speaker size

How are you guys fitting 6 1/2" speakers? Several threads here recommend the 6 1/2" Kickers. But Crutchfield recommends 5 1/4" which is what my stock speakers measure (pic below). Are you using an adapter plate? Cutting bigger hold in the plastic pods? Help! Thanks.

Jeep is an 04 Rubi with the stock subwoofer in the center console. Just installed an Alpine iDA-X305s head unit and ordering the adapter from Amazon to install 5 1/4" front speakers.

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Old 03-11-2012, 04:15 PM   #2
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Most are just drilling new mounting holes and using the Grills supplied with the New 6 1/2.

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Old 03-11-2012, 07:42 PM   #3
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my 6 1/2 infinity kappa perfect components needed no drilling and the covers fit fine. only fab work i had to do was for mounting the tweeters and crossovers.

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I installed 6 1/2" Pioneers in my 97 with no drilling.
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