Originally Posted by SamS
Wonderful write up, and pictures!
Gotta ask a dumb question, as your E70 story got me confused. I know you started with the non-EPS system, but doesn't the EPS in the E9x have the center speaker? I know mine has a grill up there! And when I select Surround from the EQ menu, I get a more focused center soundstage.
Yes, the EPS have the center channel but the HiFi does not. I installed the EPS center channel (no photos, sorry) and the OEM grill in the existing mount.
The E70 story is for those that like to tinker with OEM parts.