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  1. Wiring Modern Radio in 66 Mustang

    Classic Tech
    I am running a modern radio (alpine cde-143bt) in my 66 mustang coupe. And yes of course I cut the dash. How did you go about wiring it? I'm running 2 6.5s(alpine type r) in the kick panels, 2 6x9s(alpine type r) in the package tray, a 12" subwoofer(alpine type r), a mono amp for the...
  2. 1969 Mustang in need of a new sound system

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Alarms
    So i have had my mustang for a few years, and my old AM radio isnt cutting it anymore. I am looking to get a new radio, speakers, amp (if needed) and i was planning on putting the speakers under the window behind the rear seat. I also would like to put the new receiver in the place of the old...
  3. 2010 Base sound system swap..?

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    I have a 2010 V6 base convertible... and with the top down, driving down the highway its kinda hard to hear..!! I would like to obtain an original shaker stereo and swap it out, along with the speakers... is this possible..? Anybody try this..? I checked the past forums and didn't see...
  4. Sound System Upgrades

    V6 Talk
    Hey guys, I'm new to the forum and this is my first post so if it's not up to par with everyone else's I apologize in advance. I recently began an aftermarket audio system on a relatively low budget. I have bought all the components, and everything is in working order and installed properly...
  5. mustang bass increase

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Alarms
    my shaker 500 system in my 2005 mustang is nice but my bass is kind of weak compared to where I would like it to be. the rest of the sound is nice, not over the top loud but nice over all. so my question is how can I increase my bass and my overall sound quality to make it sound really...
  6. 1990 Mustang 5.0 power wire upgrade

    5.0L Tech
    Alright so again with my 1990 Ford Mustang LX 5.0 The previous owner put in this expense single wire, self grounded (through the mounting bolts), 100 amp alternator. Problem is he only used a 14 gauge wire to the battery and to top it off there is a undersized battery that doesn't even take up...
  7. Shaker 500 subwoofer question?

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    Hey guys, I'm new here (first post actually) but I have just recently purchased a 2006 gt mustang and I have a question concerning the subwoofer. I don't see the 8 inch subwoofers on my car's doors as the shaker 500 is supposed to come with. can the car come without them? Or are they built in...
  8. Electric Fan and Sound System Power Draw - Can my alternator handle it?

    5.0L Tech
    Hey folks, first post. I'm new here, having just bought a mint '88 LX notch last summer. The car is mostly stock, only modifications done to it are a custom cat-less H-pipe exhaust setup (bought with it), 130amp alternator (installed myself) and complete sound system upgrade (also done myself)...
  9. No bass in rear speakers 2002 GT

    4.6L Tech
    I have no bass in the rear speakers of my 2002 GT (the front ones do). I am using the Jensen UV10 with the Metra 70-5700 (was told at Advanced this would work). All the speakers worked fine until the headunit change. I have adjusted the EQ so it is set to rear only and turned the bass all the...
  10. Sound system and rim questions about the 2001 v6 mustang..

    V6 Talk
    First of all, sorry if this is in the wrong topic, i am new here. I have 2 questions about a 2001 v6 mustang regarding the sound system and rims. They are probably stupid questions as i have little knowledge about cars. 1. Ive noticed that if i were to remove the stock deck and replace it with...
  11. Sound system revamp

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Alarms
    So I bought a 2006 gt premium last summer and around xmas decided that my summer project would be a whole new sound system. I replaced the shaker 500 head unit with a kenwood kiv bt900 from crutchfield. Kenwood KIV-BT900 Digital media receiver at I have kind of a lot of...
  12. 2000 mustang fully aftermarket sound system

    V6 Tech
    So i want to replace the entire sound system in my 2000 v6 stang. All the sound system parts are stock. i just want someone to post a list of the parts i will need to completely change my sound system to aftermarket. like speaker sizes and quantity, etc... this way i will know what i need to buy...
  13. 2005 Mustang wheels and sound system

    Wheels and Tires
    I have a 2005 mustang and i am looking to fix it up over time. I want to first get some wheels or a sound system. What is a good size wheel. I am thinking about 20'' but i am not sure if that is to big. I also have two 10'' subwoofers and two 12'' subwoofers. Which ones would be more suitable...
  14. 2002 Mustang Conv V6 Mach Stereo Help!

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Alarms
    When I bought my 2002 V6 convertible it had an aftermarket stereo in it. It has been broken into several times and the radio has since been damaged. I would like to put the stock stereo back in, but I can't seem to find anyone who can correctly tell me what the vehicle came with. I know it was a...
  15. 1988 Mustang GT-Premium Sound System Help

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Alarms
    I have a 1988 Mustang Gt 5.0, It was given to me by my brother. My aunt and uncle sold it to him, and as far as I know it didnt have a radio in it when they got it. I am trying to put a radio in it but the wiring harness is not there due to some stupid A$& cutting it. I went to the junk yard and...
  16. modern stereo recomendations for a 1968 mustang convertible

    Classic Tech
    any hi-fi gurus out there got some free advice? looking for ideas on repacing the stereo in my stang. wiring schematics and model #s would be greatly appreciated. it currently has a cheesy clarion cassette deck from the 80s, though it did fit in there without cutting up the dash (thank God)...
  17. '64 1/2 mustang sound options?

    Classic Tech
    I was wondering if any one knows how big of a speaker i can put in each of the holes. I have 2 speakers in the 2 holes surrounding the middle hole. I was wondering if I could put a 10 in sub woofer in that hole in the center. Thank You.
  18. Speakers/Soundsystem for 2000 Ford Mustang v6

    V6 Tech
    Ok as a typical high schooler i like to play my music loud, i have my ipod hooked up with the cassette adapter and the car's bass and the treb maxed. I've noticed lately that my speakers bass max out alot sooner than before, so im asumming that my speakers are dieing. not a top priority but...
  19. 2005 Mustang stereo upgrade?

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Alarms
    Hi, I recently bought an '05 Mustang and it has a 6 CD changer but I want to run my ipod through the sterio, preferably through and AUX setting and not running through the radio. I don't really want to deface the dash if that's possible.. I'd like something kind of original looking. I went to...