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Old 2nd March 2010
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Default Proper Sizing for Replacement Door Speakers

I've been contemplating replacing the door speakers for quite some time & think I've got everything worked out. The one thing that I'm having trouble finding out is whether or not we need reduced clearance/slim speakers in the doors. I know a ton of you guys have replaced the door speakers, so I ask: Slim or standard? Also, I know a lot have gone with the BA SA35's in the dash, but have you tried the S65's in the doors? (I should mention that I run an aftermarket amp to the door speakers, so impedance isn't an issue.) I'd like to stay with the same branding throughout the car & BA has a pretty good track record.

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Take a look at this Door Speakers thread for mounting depth information to ensure window clearance.
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3" or less. Any more and you're hitting the window. You could buy something slightly larger if you can fab some rings.
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Thanks guys! That's exactly what I was looking for.
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