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    speakers that don't fit..

    so i bought a pair of KFC-1694PS at best buy on saturday...picked them up the other day.

    before installing i checked crutchfield.com just to see what they were going for on there... the size for front deck speakers is 6.5..but crutchfield says they will NOT fit in my front deck.

    kind of confused..can someone elaborate? thanks

    Bought them for the doors on my 2008 cobalt...I have different ones for my rear deck but I want to put the ones I specified in my DOOR SPEAKERS. I got a speaker harness from best buy..but I just wanted to make sure what they told me would fit would fit.







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    Re: speakers that don't fit..

    They look at the mounting depth, too. Doesn't mean it's for certain, but worst case you might need to fab a baffle out of MDF



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    Re: speakers that don't fit..

    Yep, mounting depth is the reason they won't.




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    Re: speakers that don't fit..

    Check the manufacturer's specs (on their website) and measure it yourself to be sure



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    Re: speakers that don't fit..

    they sell mdf rings on ebay



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    Re: speakers that don't fit..

    These are specs I found. I just wanna know how easy it's gonna be to get these inside my doors. Hoping it won't be too complicated...

    General
    Design 3-way
    Tweeter Design 1-9/16" Cone
    Tweeter Composition Paper
    Woofer Composition Polypropylene
    Woofer Surround Urethane
    Parts Warranty 1 Year
    Labor Warranty 1 Year
    Specifications
    Sensitivity 88 dB at 1 watt
    Frequency Response 80 - 22k Hz
    RMS Power Range (Watts) 2-70
    Peak Power Handling (Watts) 240
    Impedance (Ohms) 4
    Top-mount Depth (Inches) 1 7/8
    Bottom-mount Depth (Inches) N/A
    Cutout Diameter or Length (inches) 4 7/8




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    Re: speakers that don't fit..

    Quote Originally Posted by randychmm View Post
    Top-mount Depth (Inches) 1 7/8
    This is the one to take into account. But that's a really shallow depth. I don't see why there'd be a problem



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    Re: speakers that don't fit..

    i couldnt fit into your mom last night.



    Things to look forward to:
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    aquire a 2 channel amp for front stage

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    Re: speakers that don't fit..

    Nice one! Not sure you'd want her, though. Into 65-year olds?



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    Re: speakers that don't fit..

    Quote Originally Posted by randychmm View Post
    so i bought a pair of KFC
    thanks, now I'm in the mood for some chicken. fml



    Stupid Loud.

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    Re: speakers that don't fit..

    Quote Originally Posted by wickedwitt View Post
    thanks, now I'm in the mood for some chicken. fml
    Ok so I'm not alone...damm you Kenwood!



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