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    2000 Deville Speakers

    So, I just bought a 2000 Deville which has the UX8 RPO. To my understanding, this is supposed to be an 8-speaker system. But, I only count 7. Correct me if I'm wrong, but I count 2 a-pillar tweeters, 2 front-door speakers, 2 rear-door speakers and a rear-deck subwoofer.

    Also, what size are each of these so that I may replace them. I'd also like to install my two Kenwood 12's, which pretty much requires an aftermarket HU. Any obstacles I should know about here?

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    Re: 2000 Deville Speakers

    OK, so it appears the eighth speaker may be in the center of the dash. Even still, I need to know the sizes of all speakers, please. Plus the other stuff I asked.

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    Re: 2000 Deville Speakers

    Center Channel 3.5
    A Pillars 2 inch
    Front Doors 6.5
    Rear Doors 6.5
    Sub 10

    Make sure u get a good harness, i think its a GMOS-06 ?

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    Re: 2000 Deville Speakers

    Would I sacrifice a lot of bass if I just used a LOC from the factory sub wires to my external amp for my 12's?

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    Re: 2000 Deville Speakers

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    Would I sacrifice a lot of bass if I just used a LOC from the factory sub wires to my external amp for my 12's?
    Not too much of a difference but you're probably better off doing it like that too. The factory radio is controlling lots of things which is why you don't wanna mess with it too much.

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    Re: 2000 Deville Speakers

    So, I plan on getting a set of components for the front. I intend to use the factory mountings for both the woofers (doors) and tweeters (a-pillars). My question is, if I will be utilizing the factory amp, can I just use the factory wiring for both and not worry about the provided crossover? I'm assuming here that the factory amp has a built-in crossover for the tweeters. If this is not ideal, how should I do it?

    Also, my car's speakers are as follows:
    Center Channel 3.5
    A Pillars 2 inch
    Front Doors 5.25
    Rear Doors 5.25
    Sub 10

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    Re: 2000 Deville Speakers

    That I'm not sure about ^ but there should be others who can help

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