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Josh #44
12-18-2005, 05:48 PM
Ok, my bass is just about where I want it to be and the next step to my system is highs and lows. I go to look on the internet to see what i should buy and realize I know exactly nothing about it. I have about 300$ to work with and I need a set of coaxials, and some door speakers (I think). I have an x-cab truck (97 gmc sierra). So given the 300$ budget for spkrs and amp, help me out???

Josh #44
12-19-2005, 02:35 PM
Need Advice...anyone?

springy101
12-19-2005, 07:45 PM
do you want a component set or are you looking for coaxials, or are you gonna use coaxials for reare fill and then put comps in the front doors?

Josh #44
12-20-2005, 01:26 AM
thats the thing, i dont know...i wanna replace all my factory speakers though...so i think ill need coaxials, and doors. i think thats it, but im not sure

Josh #44
12-20-2005, 01:27 AM
yes, coaxials for rear and comps for doors...ya, what are some good bang/buck options

qwerty778
12-20-2005, 03:17 PM
It really isn't necessary to have rear speakers in order to have a great system. You may be better off devoting the entire $300 to front components, an amp, and possibly deadening the doors.

Suggestions for speakers
Rainbow Soundlines
DLS
OZ Audio
Boston Acoustics

A Suggestion for an amp
http://cgi.ebay.com/Profile-AP1000-2-CH-1000W-Car-Amp-Amplifer-Brand-New_W0QQitemZ5843026664QQcategoryZ18796QQssPageNam eZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem

But if you do feel the need to have rear speakers, I would only devote a small amount of money to them. Something like this might be okay:
http://cgi.ebay.com/NEW-ALPINE-SPS-170A-6-5-200W-SPEAKERS-D2D-59-85_W0QQitemZ5844058148QQcategoryZ18799QQrdZ1QQcmdZ ViewItem