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      04-30-2009, 05:49 PM   #1
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Has anyone put an aftermarket subwoofer in their trunk? "ghetto blaster"
I installed a subwoofer in my friends car yesterday and I kinda miss the bass my Impala has. would it be hard to do?
I was thinking of getting a custom enclosure in the trunk to get some thumps. I have a JL W7 and a JL 1000W amp in my room and I'm getting kinda tempted...
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i have a plexi front box with a mtx 10 as well as a larger box with 2 mtx 12s. both sound about the same actually because the amp isnt enough power for the 12s so i am going back to the one 10 since it weighs less and gives me more trunk room.
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anyone install the 8" sws in place of the stock ones?
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anyone install the 8" sws in place of the stock ones?
Yep. Not bad but could be better...
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Damn dude a W7? Is it a 12 inch?
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anyone install the 8" sws in place of the stock ones?
http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=183025
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Damn dude a W7? Is it a 12 inch?
Yeah it's a 12" W7 with a JL 1000 amp.

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i have a plexi front box with a mtx 10 as well as a larger box with 2 mtx 12s. both sound about the same actually because the amp isnt enough power for the 12s so i am going back to the one 10 since it weighs less and gives me more trunk room.
Any pictures?....
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http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthr...highlight=10w7

I did mine about 4 months ago... sounds solid.
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i got a 12W7 with a HD 750, in a ported box...its loud as hellll iv had to replace the spring thing for the gas tank flap 4 times!!!
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i got a 12W7 with a HD 750, in a ported box...its loud as hellll iv had to replace the spring thing for the gas tank flap 4 times!!!
LOL!

I just installed the same amp with the Stealth Box. It fricken rocks! I guess I might as well buy some springs now!

This is a pic from JL's webiste as I got home late and it was too dark for pics, but you prolly could not tell the difference between this pic and mine. It looks identical.
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      05-05-2009, 02:00 PM   #11
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I did mine about 4 months ago... sounds solid.
That is pretty clean!. K I need to fine someone to run my RCA, Remote, =,-, wires since I've never done a BMW. and I'll be bumpin! thanks dudes!
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I am looking to install something as well, but I want to keep as much trunk space as possible. I was thinking of installing something like this...

http://www.crutchfield.com/p_108BASS...nk.html?tp=114

Or

http://www.crutchfield.com/p_236XTL2...0P.html?tp=114

Has anyone ever dealt with something like this? How hard is it to install since we are dealing with iDrive and the Enhanced Premium Sound?
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I have the infinity in the back of my Xterra.... it... puts out a little baby kick. Not much, but if thats all you want, then ur in. But whenever i start bumping, it overheats.
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