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Old 06-03-2024, 11:45 AM   #1
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Adding bigger speakers to doors

Has anyone installed larger speakers in their doors? I have a 97 986 and would like to add metal to support behind the door card and add a spacer to the outside (over the carpet). I would appreciate any help. Thanks!

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Old 06-06-2024, 04:43 AM   #2
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yes - no need to go outside door card either as can easily accommodate. Make a new mount out of pdf/plywood and secure in original location (use the OEM "tuned ports" as template. I installed 6.75" round with plenty room left over...

Bigger issue/weakness is amplifier and crossover built into that piece.

Endless ideas/tutorials in archives. Good luck
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Old 06-09-2024, 02:50 PM   #3
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This thread has some useful information.

2000 Arctic Silver/Black, Hard Top, On Board Computer
PNP Rear Speakers, HAES 6-Channel Amp, Avic Z140BH,
Painted Bumperettes, 2004 (OEM) Top, Homelink integrated in dash with Targa switch, 997 Shifter, Carrera Gauge Cluster with silver gauge faces, heated 12-way driver & 8-way passenger seats, Litronics, silver console
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