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Old 06-29-2009, 06:42 PM
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Non premium sound to Boston Acoustics system?

Is it possible to upgrade my stock 2007 WK non premium audio (RAQ head unit) to the boston acoustics system with the amplifier without any modifications? Is the amplifier a direct swap with the non premium amplifier? If not, what will i need?
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Old 06-29-2009, 07:06 PM
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Re: Non premium sound to Boston Acoustics system?

welcome....you can swap the speakers and thats it. If you dont have the Boston now....the wiring for the amp is not there.(you can look behind the rear drivers side panel in the hatch area) The sound is greatly improved just adding the BA speakers I should add.
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Old 06-29-2009, 07:32 PM
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Scott hit the nail on the head.

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Re: Non premium sound to Boston Acoustics system?

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Old 06-29-2009, 07:39 PM
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Re: Non premium sound to Boston Acoustics system?

Not sure cause I have the RER head unit. My six BA speakers and amp are coming out July 3rd. They sound pretty good for factory, but replacing them with JL evolution C-5 speakers and JL HD600/4 amp.
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Not sure cause I have the RER head unit. My six BA speakers and amp are coming out July 3rd. They sound pretty good for factory, but replacing them with JL evolution C-5 speakers and JL HD600/4 amp.
Very nice!

Are you going with components or coaxials?
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Are you going with components or coaxials?
C5 650 component front, C5 650X coaxial rear.
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Very nice! Be sure to post some pics up too!! That should sound sweet!
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Re: Non premium sound to Boston Acoustics system?

Hey Sanitarium...wait till you take the stockers out....they are the biggest joke of a speaker i have ever seen.....LOL
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yeah....theyre made of like construction paper, fridge magnets and elmers glue
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