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No rear door speakers

Solo12 Aug 4, 2014

  1. Solo12

    Solo12 New Member

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    I have bought an A3 2011 8PO
    I didn't realise for a little while the sound system is really basic only front door speakers,
    I would like to fit rear door speakers and base as in a standard model but i have no idea about running new cables as non exist at the moment, I know there should be a base speaker fitted maybe in boot area,
    can anyone give me some info on what i need??
     
  2. Zak0123

    Zak0123 Active Member

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    My 8P only has front door speakers too. I don't think you'll find a sub in the boot as it's the basic system (someone correct me if I'm wrong). I fitted an aftermarket HU, sub and upgraded the front speakers in mine. Still none in the back and sounds great!
     
  3. andyz

    andyz New Member

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    Hi Zak, mine is the same front and nothing else. Just wondered what setup you went for and the approx cost. The drivers door speaker doesn't work at the moment I think due to a wire snapped in the rubber boot when the door closes, So I either need to buy a new harness and thread that through, fix the existing snapped wire or cable a new setup to new aftermarket equipement.

    Any thoughts on this would be most welcome.

    Cheers

    andy
     
  4. Zak0123

    Zak0123 Active Member

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    Hi Andy,

    Ok so rough calculations if my memory is right!

    AppRadio 2 ~£300
    JL Audio front components £80
    JL Audio amp 2nd hand ~£50
    Infinity Sub ~£80
    Sub box ~£30
    Wiring ~£15
    Adapters ~£50

    I think thats about right? Very pleased with the setup and it definitely didn't cost a bomb! :thumbs up:

    See if you can find the source of the speaker problem, I didn't replace the speaker wires as it does seem like a pain to thread them through!
     

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