Dash speakers in '80Q (Grilles?)

rob hod rob3 at hod3.fsnet.co.uk
Fri Sep 6 14:22:00 EDT 2002

    Check out a post I did less than a fortnight ago under the subkject
'Free type 44 speaker upgrade'. I don't know if it will help but it concerns
splitting the 'acoustic' cloth liner under the grille.  I don't know if the
type 89 grilles are are made the same way, but worth a check.

----- Original Message ----- > Message: 16
> Date: Thu, 05 Sep 2002 21:45:04 -0400
> Subject: Dash speakers in '80Q (Grilles?)
> From: David Miller <millerds at muohio.edu>
> To: Quattro List <quattro at audifans.com>
> I just installed a set of 4'' speakers (middle of the road memphis ones...
> forget the exact number... moveable tweeter in any case) in my '90 80Qs
> dash.  While I did that I noticed the OE grilles that cover the speaker
> holes are pretty much solid pieces of plastic.  I tried poking little
> in one of them with a needle, but I don't have 10 hours free to do this
> fully to both grilles.  The Memphis grilles are too large to fit, and I
> prefer the original look anyhow.  Any suggestions of any easier way to do
> free up those grilles?
> Thanks,
> David Miller
> --__--__--

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