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Re: CD player for Coupe GT
- To: email@example.com
- Subject: Re: CD player for Coupe GT
- From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Bruce Bell)
- Date: Wed, 28 Dec 1994 17:48:40 -0700
- Reply-To: quattro
- Sender: quattro-owner
>At 2:00 PM 12/28/94 -0700, Bruce Bell wrote:
>>> I have an 86 Coupe GT and want to install a CD player. I'm told (by
>>> Crutchfield) that with only 6 in. depth clearance there is virtually
>>> no suitable product on the market. Anyone with any experience
>>> installing a CD (non multidisc trunk unit)??
>>I think Crutchfields numbers are for the old 4000 style dash. The Sony 5260
>>from crutchfield fit into my '87 4000q dash w/o any problem. In fact there
>>was depth to spare. Not to worry.
>OK, Bruce, what did you do for speakers in the front and back? The front
>(and sound) to be tiny, and the back speakers aren't much bigger. I have the
I haven't figured that out yet! I was only using my son's CD while his car
('83 GTI) was waiting repair. I understand that the front speakers are
"glued" to the grill. I'm questioning whether it is worth the effort to
replace them. As for rear speakers, I'm not sure how big I can go, I'd be
OK with a high quality 51/2" or 61/2" speaker. Probably will go with
Infinity when I do, but I've heard good about several other brands as well.
I listen to classical, blues & jazz so the big base iasn'e a priority for me.
email@example.com (Bruce Bell)