Closed Thread
Results 1 to 9 of 9

Reload Thread: Crutchfield's speaker mounting specs and dimensions

  1. #1
    Intercooler's Avatar
    Intercooler is offline CarAudio.com Elite



    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Location
    Maryland
    Posts
    1,163
    Post Thanks / Like
    Images
    2
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)

    Crutchfield's speaker mounting specs and dimensions

    Is this thing accurate? According to their data in the catalog my 2001 Civic has 2" for mounting depth. Something is not right though... I have HD-52's in my doors without problems (behind the factory grills, no spacers, etc...) and the CDT site says mounting depth is 2.53" for those My audio guy thinks with a little spacing we may be able to get a 3" depth driver in there. What gives on these specs?



    2001 Honda Civic EX Coupe
    HU- Eclipse CD-5000
    F&R Amp- MB Quart Qaa4250 1000 Watt 4-Channel
    F- CDT HD52 5.25" With 1" Silk Tweets and M-6 6.5" Mids In The Doors(Three Way)
    R- CDT M-6's
    Sub Amp- Hifonics BXi2006D Brutus 2000 Watt D Mono
    Subs- (2) FI-Q 12" in a 1.26 Cu^Ft./Per Side Unported Box
    Battery- Kinetic 1400
    House- Samsung 4665F/Def Tech Mythos 8's/Dayton 15" Sub Kit/Onkyo 605/Harmony 890
    Refs: B-06stxf150, S-tmcilroy, B-lastcall




  2. #2
    ssj2xxgotenxx's Avatar
    ssj2xxgotenxx is offline The Chan Man



    Join Date
    Nov 2003
    Location
    Bay Area
    Age
    28
    Posts
    2,616
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)

    Re: Crutchfield's speaker mounting specs and dimensions

    They ****, use the internets for more accurate information.





    Loserpunk [Buyer]

    Kevokrook77 [Buyer] x2
    HCCAfan [Buyer]
    PRIVATEpastry [Seller]
    Trevor87 [Seller]
    Manosteel916 [Buyer]
    Vosschs [Buyer]
    jaberocs [Buyer]
    6spdcoupe [Buyer]
    Klepto [Seller]
    XxSuperAdamxX [Seller]
    kpozr2 [Buyer]


  3. #3
    Prowler573's Avatar
    Prowler573 is offline R.I.P. Gossamer!!



    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Northwest Louisiana
    Age
    41
    Posts
    18,522
    Post Thanks / Like
    Images
    3
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)

    Re: Crutchfield's speaker mounting specs and dimensions

    Crutchfield's specs, as far as speaker mounting and such, should be used for no more than a vague guide.

    When I 1st bought my car they listed that a set of Infinity Reference 4" 2-ways (that I bought for $25/shipped) wouldn't fit in my doors at all.

    They fit exactly with no modifications needed at all. I dunno why they so frequently get that stuff wrong...



    Refs: [CA.com] [eBay.com]



  4. #4
    Intercooler's Avatar
    Intercooler is offline CarAudio.com Elite

    Threadstarter


    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Location
    Maryland
    Posts
    1,163
    Post Thanks / Like
    Images
    2
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)

    Re: Crutchfield's speaker mounting specs and dimensions

    I don't have the book in front of me but I remember it said 6x9's no more than 3". I looked tonight scoping out a set of 6x9's with 3.5" so I went out to the car and measured. Where they get that number from is beyond me! None of the trunk bars go within 1" of the magnet. Therefore I think it easy to mount one with 6" of depth. Don't go buy these guys numbers!



    2001 Honda Civic EX Coupe
    HU- Eclipse CD-5000
    F&R Amp- MB Quart Qaa4250 1000 Watt 4-Channel
    F- CDT HD52 5.25" With 1" Silk Tweets and M-6 6.5" Mids In The Doors(Three Way)
    R- CDT M-6's
    Sub Amp- Hifonics BXi2006D Brutus 2000 Watt D Mono
    Subs- (2) FI-Q 12" in a 1.26 Cu^Ft./Per Side Unported Box
    Battery- Kinetic 1400
    House- Samsung 4665F/Def Tech Mythos 8's/Dayton 15" Sub Kit/Onkyo 605/Harmony 890
    Refs: B-06stxf150, S-tmcilroy, B-lastcall

  5. #5
    AJČ06's Avatar
    AJČ06 is offline 8====D ---> ( | ) = win



    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Location
    DFW, USA
    Posts
    10,189
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)

    Re: Crutchfield's speaker mounting specs and dimensions

    I have to say something too... they told me that my speakers wouldnt fit... SURPRISE! They did. When I asked them if they were sure they simply said " other companies guess, we have actually gone out and tried to see if it will fit."



    http://www.myspace.com/unknownbelow
    Refs: Showrides|IonSQL x2|mattmcss|QtrHorse x2|DaGh0st|bjfish11
    حَتَّى إِذَا اجْتَزْتُ وَادِي ظِلاَلِ الْمَوْتِ، لاَ أَخَافُ سُوءاً لأَنَّكَ تُرَافِقُنِي. عَصَاكَ وَعُكَّازُكَ هُمَا مَعِي يُشَدِّدَانِ عَزِيمَتِي.
    Ebay:aj06silver
    Quote Originally Posted by Reson8 View Post
    Much as I shudder at the thought of potentially seeing your *****, writing caraudio.com on your dick would kick ***. Que the joke about only being able to get up to "CAR" on it....

  6. #6
    bbka's Avatar
    bbka is offline Senior VIP Member



    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Longview, WA
    Posts
    218
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)

    Re: Crutchfield's speaker mounting specs and dimensions

    Crutchfield is retarded. MY fonr tspeakers don't fit worth ****. I will have to make my own brackets/spacers for them so they don't hit my windows.



    Turbocharged 95 Civic Coupe
    Stock D16z6 Engine
    Custom T3 .60/.48 Turbo Kit @ 12psi
    230whp/208wtq - 12.6 @ 107mph
    Thanks to HomeMadeTurbo.com
    Stock 89 Civic Hatch
    Head Unit: Pioneer DEH-P4800MP
    Front Stage: Infinity 6.5", Alpine MRV-T505 Amp
    Sub Setup: Upgrading Soon!
    Electrical: Knukonceptz wiring, 1/0awg Big 3

  7. #7
    Intercooler's Avatar
    Intercooler is offline CarAudio.com Elite

    Threadstarter


    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Location
    Maryland
    Posts
    1,163
    Post Thanks / Like
    Images
    2
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)

    Re: Crutchfield's speaker mounting specs and dimensions

    As a follow-up I have M-6's in my doors which are 3.75" depth. That's 1.75" over what they say will fit!



    2001 Honda Civic EX Coupe
    HU- Eclipse CD-5000
    F&R Amp- MB Quart Qaa4250 1000 Watt 4-Channel
    F- CDT HD52 5.25" With 1" Silk Tweets and M-6 6.5" Mids In The Doors(Three Way)
    R- CDT M-6's
    Sub Amp- Hifonics BXi2006D Brutus 2000 Watt D Mono
    Subs- (2) FI-Q 12" in a 1.26 Cu^Ft./Per Side Unported Box
    Battery- Kinetic 1400
    House- Samsung 4665F/Def Tech Mythos 8's/Dayton 15" Sub Kit/Onkyo 605/Harmony 890
    Refs: B-06stxf150, S-tmcilroy, B-lastcall

  8. #8
    ssj2xxgotenxx's Avatar
    ssj2xxgotenxx is offline The Chan Man



    Join Date
    Nov 2003
    Location
    Bay Area
    Age
    28
    Posts
    2,616
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)

    Re: Crutchfield's speaker mounting specs and dimensions

    Quote Originally Posted by Intercooler View Post
    As a follow-up I have M-6's in my doors which are 3.75" depth. That's 1.75" over what they say will fit!
    I don't know where cruthfield gets their information from because they're wrong in two instances now... I'm starting to think they're really BSing their information.





    Loserpunk [Buyer]

    Kevokrook77 [Buyer] x2
    HCCAfan [Buyer]
    PRIVATEpastry [Seller]
    Trevor87 [Seller]
    Manosteel916 [Buyer]
    Vosschs [Buyer]
    jaberocs [Buyer]
    6spdcoupe [Buyer]
    Klepto [Seller]
    XxSuperAdamxX [Seller]
    kpozr2 [Buyer]


  9. #9
    phyphoestilic's Avatar
    phyphoestilic is offline Liquid Fire...



    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Location
    Riverside, CA
    Age
    27
    Posts
    5,543
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)

    Re: Crutchfield's speaker mounting specs and dimensions

    said my car had 6.5's in the front, when I really had 4"s, thats a huge difference.



    Lexus LS400 Setup
    Eclipse CD7000 (Running Active)
    Image Dynamic OEM CX64s
    Image Dynamics NX30 Tweeters
    US Acoustic USF600 x2, USF800 x2 (Zed Audio )
    150ft+ of Rammat
    IDMax12 1.5cft. I need to cut for IB
    25 feet 1/0 Stinger Expert, 15 feet 4 Stinger Pro
    Stinger Dream Series, Knu Konceptz Krystal Series RCAs

    Ref: (Bought From)Renegadesrun, IonSQL, CrazyJoker2, Alpine CDA-9815 , FI Car Audio, yournumber1dan , B_Campbell, jacobcopeland87, mike dressure x2, James_Bang, blue200sx
    (Traded w/) Iceteebone, sxkicker89
    (Sold To): James_Bang, timbo12, gsxrjjordan
    Ebay: PhyPhoestilic (100%)

Closed Thread

User Tag List

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may post replies
  • You may post attachments
  • You may edit your posts
1e2 Forum