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looking for advice on mods #39933 Aug 27, 11:01am Aug 27, 11:01am
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looking for advice on mods
hi im new to this site. i have a 2000 red gts auto. the only thing ive done so far is footwell neons, using the install guide from this site. im looking to get a sound system next or rev. ingiglow gauges. any ideas on what type of subs, amp., or deck?

Re: looking for advice on mods [Re: Andrew] #39934 Aug 27, 11:25am Aug 27, 11:25am
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subs-i'd get eclipse,they hit hard but it really depends on what you listen to,i listen to rap with a lot bass so subs that hit hard are good for me

amp-depends on your music but phoenix gold are supposedly the best ones

Re: looking for advice on mods [Re: IcEd blUe] #39935 Aug 27, 12:22pm Aug 27, 12:22pm
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as far as cd head units go, this should have you covered..personally i like the pioneer deh p85000
http://www.crutchfield.com/cgi-bin/S-BBO...cc=01&avf=Y

for subs i'd either use the audiobahn or alpine names or the mtx thunder 6000a (for cheaper subs, the sony xplods are decent)

and also with amps i personally like audiobahn, pioneer, and alpine systems.

what type of box you use depends on what type of music you listen to most. if your hearing loss comes mainly from rap or rock, then ported boxes are the way to go because they give you more of a throaty rumble that lasts. if techno, classical or country is your style then a closed box is for you because the beats are more precise and quick. thumbsup

Re: looking for advice on mods [Re: Andrew] #39936 Aug 27, 7:54pm Aug 27, 7:54pm
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ok, one more question, if i have indiglow gauges, neons, and a sound system, it wont be too much for my battery, will it? because i that the stock radio seems dimmer with my neons in now.

Re: looking for advice on mods [Re: Andrew] #39937 Aug 27, 8:53pm Aug 27, 8:53pm
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get a optima yellow top battery

Re: looking for advice on mods [Re: Speed4TheNeed] #39938 Aug 27, 8:57pm Aug 27, 8:57pm
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Re: looking for advice on mods [Re: Andrew] #39939 Aug 27, 10:29pm Aug 27, 10:29pm
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bro had JL audio 15's and they got stolen JL are way overpriced but they are good subs


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Re: looking for advice on mods [Re: Andrew] #39940 Aug 29, 9:52am Aug 29, 9:52am
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does anyone know where i can get a good deal on subs and amps?

ps i want to spend around $1000 on subs, amp, and deck, so something in that price range

Re: looking for advice on mods [Re: Andrew] #39941 Aug 29, 9:53am Aug 29, 9:53am
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Originally Posted by Andrew
does anyone know where i can get a good deal on subs and amps?


best buy wink thumbsup

Re: looking for advice on mods [Re: IcEd blUe] #39942 Aug 29, 10:21am Aug 29, 10:21am
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use an ebay store..they sell brand new items and usually cheaper than most other places thumbsup

Re: looking for advice on mods [Re: Andrew] #39943 Sep 6, 11:25pm Sep 6, 11:25pm
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Sounddomain.com looks like it had some good stuff, But I may be wrong.

Re: looking for advice on mods [Re: Andrew] #39944 Sep 7, 12:16am Sep 7, 12:16am
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Originally Posted by Andrew
ok, one more question, if i have indiglow gauges, neons, and a sound system, it wont be too much for my battery, will it? because i that the stock radio seems dimmer with my neons in now.


get a power cap.

Re: looking for advice on mods [Re: codealiasJD] #39945 Sep 7, 12:21am Sep 7, 12:21am
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head unit - Alpine all the way.

subs - with your price range go with JL. Pickup a pair of 12W3's or maybe a W6 (don't get sony xplod pls...they are the rice of car audio...)

amp - you probably can't afford pheonix gold but JL, Alpine, Clarion are all decent.

Re: looking for advice on mods [Re: Andrew] #39946 Sep 7, 1:02am Sep 7, 1:02am
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JL audio all the way. nothing can top them


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Re: looking for advice on mods [Re: kingdiamond] #39947 Sep 18, 6:20pm Sep 18, 6:20pm
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Yes finally got my sound system in. It sounds awesome. got JL Audio amp. e1200 and a W3 sub. for head units i got a pioneer DEH750 and its great.

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