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Old 01-11-2012, 10:43 AM
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And actually looking at the measurements, the Bostons are a tad bit deeper than the Infinity's. Hopefully they'll fit.
You will have to trim the underside of the dash grilles in order to keep them from bulging upwards. My Infinity Reference would not fit unless i trimmed under the grille.

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Old 01-11-2012, 10:50 AM
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Re: Stock Speaker Upgrade

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You will have to trim the underside of the dash grilles in order to keep them from bulging upwards. My Infinity Reference would not fit unless i trimmed under the grille.

good luck!
Actually I've seen an install of the SE35's and they do fit under the grill without trimming. I am more concerned about the SE95's (6x9) depth clearance issues.
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Old 01-11-2012, 03:34 PM
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Re: Stock Speaker Upgrade

I didnt trim them they just bubble up
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Re: Stock Speaker Upgrade

I think you can get them to fit! Just might have to improvise on the install a bit
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Nicely said, I figured I might have to go that route...
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Re: Stock Speaker Upgrade

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I didnt trim them they just bubble up
and look like $hit....

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Re: Stock Speaker Upgrade

You cant even notice.

"Look like shit"...........
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You cant even notice.

"Look like shit"...........
Are you guys just sanding them from the bottom to "trim them down?" I going to be doing the install of my Boston's this weekend, and would appreciate some advice in case I run into the issue.
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I assume they are sanding the underside of the speaker cover in the dash.
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Re: Stock Speaker Upgrade

Installed the infinity references today. Man what a difference! They are much cleaner and have more bass. Install would have been a little easier with 2 people but overall it took me 4 1/2 hours. Well worth it! My hands probably don't agree cause they hurt like sh**
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Re: Stock Speaker Upgrade

Wow that's a long install. I was thinking more like 30min/door. + 15min/tweet.

I guess I'll find out tomorrow when I install my Boston setup + the Alpine Type-R and amp.
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Re: Stock Speaker Upgrade

Well this was my first time ever installing speakers. What took a while is to figure out the front doors and the rears. For example the first front door I did took me 1 1/2 hour. The second front door took me 20 minutes. The rear took a while because I had to drill mounting holes for the speaker. But it wasn't hard! And the dang rear door panels would not come off
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