I've been thinking this through for a while, but I'm getting to a breaking point. I'm posting this to see if people concur on my general plan, if I'm missing something, if anybody has done anything similar (time, blood/sweat/tears/cost) or any other suggestions.
I've got a 2007 JKUX with uconnect (minus the u and the
This is what I'd like to do:
1) digital audio head unit -- I'd like to avoid a CD player as I never use them
2) Amplifier -- 4 channels + discrete sub? 5 channels?
3) all new speakers (not concerned about the dash tweeters at the moment
4) sub(s) + box
5) wiring harnesses
I plan to source all of this from CL as much as possible. Also, I'm doing strictly single din since I'd like the space to build in a DIY computer--likely beaglebone-based interfaces and control for comms (cellular, HAM, ISM, etc.), ODBII, GPS, other misc controls, emergency beacon, mad security and possibly wifi.
Any ideas or recommendations for this type of layout? I'm no audiophile and my rig is loud is noisy as hell... I've just come to loath my audio and lack of connectivity. I'm an engineer at a small industrial long-haul radio company, so this just compounds the itch.