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Postby hoxlund on Fri Feb 13, 2004 2:02 pm

I've got a 1994 Lincoln Mark VIII w/JBL Premium sound, thats what im swapping out with this:

1. Deck - Kenwood Excelon KDC-X979

Great picture of the deck - http://www.crutchfield.com/S-6M3alOIyhq ... morephotos

Here is where I bought it from - http://www.onlinecarstereo.com/CarAudio ... ctID=13652

2. Four - Pioneer TS-A6990S (6x9, 5-way, 400Watt max)

Here is where i bought those from - http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 3077600845

3. Four - INFINITY Reference 5000cs Components - http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 3076083776

thats it for now, adding subs and amps later

getting it installed at either Best Buy or SoundTrack or Circuit City or Sunshine Audio

who do you think has the best installation? with best buy i can have them do it for practically free and use monster cable on everything (perks of friends working there)
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Postby evo69 on Fri Feb 13, 2004 2:23 pm

Yo, those Pioneer TS-A6990S , There pretty damn sweet. better get them rigged up gd.. wot amps u gettin? or thinkin. gonna want desent ones. man, aslong as you have it set up gd and with the products able to match to each other gd. ur goin to be the envy of some mother f****n ppl. take some pics of finished results.. should look the part...

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Postby Ian on Fri Feb 13, 2004 2:33 pm

Get it installed at a real audio shop. Don't take it to the hack jobs at Best Buy or Circuit City.
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Postby MonteLDS on Fri Feb 13, 2004 2:36 pm

you have too much money..

i guess i don't appreiciate high end car radios. You are going have a very loud system. i hope you don't go deaf :)
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Postby wicked1 on Fri Feb 13, 2004 3:28 pm

nice purchases hoxlund. I compete in db drags occasionally(havent since summer). I picked up a pair of the Resonant Engineering 15's just a few weeks ago.2400 watts a piece baby :D I have 5 Kicker compVr 12's in my caddy right now powered by an earthquake d2 amp. If you like Kicker subs I can cut you a pretty good deal for box and subs. I bought them in November.
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Postby NoSmartz on Fri Feb 13, 2004 3:47 pm

Ian wrote:Get it installed at a real audio shop. Don't take it to the hack jobs at Best Buy or Circuit City.
Good Advice.

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Postby hoxlund on Fri Feb 13, 2004 5:50 pm

hey Ian, where would you get yours installed, i was thinking SoundTrack or some place? How about a place that only deals in car stereos? like Sunshine Audio, or who else?
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Postby Ian on Fri Feb 13, 2004 6:02 pm

I dunno. We don't have either of those places around here.
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Postby hoxlund on Fri Feb 13, 2004 8:53 pm

ill get it done at sunshine audio, thats all they do there is car stereo sales and installation
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