Fordmods Logo

Fordmods Advertising

ef fairmont speaker replacement 


Page 1 of 1 [ 2 posts ] 

 Post subject: ef fairmont speaker replacement
Posted: Mon Sep 25, 2006 1:16 am 
Fordmods Newbie

Posts: 4

Joined: 30th Aug 2006

Location: Yinnar South
VIC, Australia

My mate wants to install a pair of 6.5" type x alpines into his el fairmont ghia.
The fairmont has the premium sound package.
Will the 6.5" fit into the stock front door location without modification.
I remember seeing a thread in which pyroay stated that you just needed to screw a 9mm mdf spacer onto the stock location. BUT would this prevent the door trim from going back into place properly????

So would the 6.5" type x splits fit with spacers or should i tell him to get the 5.25" type x splits???
Thanks :)
Posted: Mon Sep 25, 2006 11:26 am 
Getting Side Ways
User avatar

Age: 30

Posts: 4946

Joined: 15th Nov 2004

Gallery: 2 images

Ride: Trik'd up EFII XR6

Location: Perth
WA, Australia

not sure with the spacer...i think it still wouldnt fit...straight out tho no...the Type-R and Type-X alpine 6.5" splits wont fit in the factory 6" hole due to the support arms....the hole can be modified to take them without any drams and its quick and easy...all u need is some metal cutter tins snips will even do the job if there decent...just to cut out area for thesupport arms.



For Sale: 25 Farad Rockford Fosgate Competition Series Carbon Cap, more to come - pm me if interested

Display posts from previous:
Sort by  
 Page 1 of 1  [ 2 posts ] 

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot] and 13 guests

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum



It is currently Sat Oct 22, 2016 12:58 pm All times are UTC + 11 hours



(c)2014 Total Web Solutions Australia - Australian Web Hosting and Domain Names