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  1. Saab 9-3 2003 SE convertible factory stereo and speaker replacement

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    To start I apologize for the dirty care, if its any excuse we have had on and off snow for over a month. Here are some pictures that may be useful I have had two audio issues with my 6 speaker Saab 9-3 2003 SE for as long as I can remember. Firstly, the right front speaker was blown out and none...
  2. How do I (should I?) run new speaker wire to doors?

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    I guess I'll ask this question two ways: I'm upgrading all speakers and installing a new 1500W amp (4x100W RMS at 4 Ohm). I thought I'd upgrade my speaker wires to 14 ga in the process. Dash and rear shelf are easy, but I'm getting stuck with the doors. So, first I'll ask: how have others...
  3. Door speaker housing thingie: use with aftermarket speakers, or toss?

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    I'm not sure the proper name for it, so I'll just call it the "door speaker housing thingie." There's a picture attached to show what I'm talking about... I'm upgrading all of my car's speakers. For the doors, is there any compelling reason not to put my new 6.5" speakers into the housing...
  4. trying to install new sound system

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    hey everyone I recently purchased a 2007 saab 9-3 aero and wil be installing a better sound system i took out of my old car. i believe i currently have a bose system and plan to replace the deck to a kenwood 500bt double din, the bose amp in the trunk to a jbl 4 way, and also add a kenwood 350...
  5. HELP!!! BASS in rear NOT WORKING... HELPPP

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    I drive a 2004 9-3 ARC. I woke up this morning, turned my car on and the bass in the rear was not working. I climbed in the trunk and soon realized the 9x6 speakers were barely working. All of the other speakers in the car are working just fine. I researched a little bit and found out I have...
  6. 9-3 Convertible Speakers and Wiring

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Thought this information i got from Crutchfield for my recent aftermarket speaker swap might be useful for the forum. This is for a MY02 convertible, but worked for my MY03 and might be valid for all MY99-MY03 convertibles. L dash: + brown, - brown/gray R dash: + brown/black, - brown/red L...
  7. Adding subs and amp to '04 93 Arc

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hey guys, Just curious if anyone else has had this experience when installing subs and amp into their Saab. I'm putting 2 JL Audio 10" and I'm powering them with a JL Audio 500/1. My issue has been subs cutting out. I can run them for say an hour or so on occasion and they will then turn off...
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