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totally worthless is what they are....4'' in the dash and 4x10 in the back. your best bet is to do a cut out for 6.5s in the kickpanels and cut out 6x9s in the factory 4x10 space you can use a plate out of 1/4 inch mdf wrapped in carpet for a clean install out back.
 

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mood_indigo said:
totally worthless is what they are....4'' in the dash and 4x10 in the back. your best bet is to do a cut out for 6.5s in the kickpanels and cut out 6x9s in the factory 4x10 space you can use a plate out of 1/4 inch mdf wrapped in carpet for a clean install out back.
I didn't know you could cut out the 4x10 space for 6x9s? You have any pictures of this? And what is the plate out of 1/4" mdf for?
 

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I didn't know you could cut out the 4x10 space for 6x9s? You have any pictures of this? And what is the plate out of 1/4" mdf for?

i don't have any pics as i haven't had the suburban in long time sorry.

i used the plate because the factory 4x10 is 1 inch longer than the 6x9 thus leaving a gap on either side of the speaker. i cut the plate just big enough to cover the hole and used 4 screws to mount the 6x9 through the plate and into the body panel. you will have to use the grills included with the aftermarket speakers.
 

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they do make adaptors for a 4x10 to 6x9
 

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In my blazer, very similar to your sub, i have 6" componets in the doors and 6x9s in the panels next to the back seat, and for now have a 10 in a bandpass box right behind the pass seat..i didn't even worry about dash speakers...and everyone that has ridden in my truck is pretty impressed w/ the way it sounds...but i think its time to redo EVERYTHIGN...4 12s in the rear, fiberglass everywhere...fun stuff.
 

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Metra used to make them. Most were yellow plastic pieces with some metal clips to hold them under the rear deck cuz thats where most 4x10s are mounted
 

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yeah i just zippy tied the speakers in the rear :LOL: and the decks not even secured.... it sucks and prolly wont last long but fuckkkkkkkkkkkkk it :D
 
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