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    Question Upgrading recommendations for E46 HK sound speakers

    Hey Fellas

    I have the HK sound system and just want to upgrade my front speakers and rear shelf speakers. Because i have the OEM CSL interior i do not have the rear side speakers.

    Any recommendations please let post em up. Cheers.
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    This is a nice, simple upgrade that fits in the stock locations and should give you exactly what you are looking for:

    http://www.bavariansoundwerks.com/pr...-Series-Coupe/

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    Sorry i should have mentioned i know about BSW but am not interested in them unless they are the very last solution.

    I just want someone to recommend a good component set for the front and some speakers in the rear shelf and i'll be happy.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by 0-60Motorsports Click here to enlarge
    Sorry i should have mentioned i know about BSW but am not interested in them unless they are the very last solution.

    I just want someone to recommend a good component set for the front and some speakers in the rear shelf and i'll be happy.
    Would you mind telling me why you are not interested in them?

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Would you mind telling me why you are not interested in them?
    I dont DISLIKE them, its just that i was wondering if there are any other solutions out there. If BSW demands a premium i would be unwilling to pay it as I think there should be other solutions in the market like using a normal component set and modding it to fit the doors. If i get desperate im gona attempt it! Click here to enlarge
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by 0-60Motorsports Click here to enlarge
    I dont DISLIKE them, its just that i was wondering if there are any other solutions out there. If BSW demands a premium i would be unwilling to pay it as I think there should be other solutions in the market like using a normal component set and modding it to fit the doors. If i get desperate im gona attempt it! Click here to enlarge
    I'll see what else I can find.

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    Sent an email to BSW and waiting for their reply as well. They are my LAST choice though.
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    OK BSW replied by saying you gotta buy our complete kit and then sell the rear panel speakers on the forums! WRONG ANSWER BSW!

    Thanks to a good member on E46F i just ordered the following:

    1 x Rainbow IQ 165 CX Rear BMW 3er (E46)
    1 x Rainbow IQ 265.25 Front - BMW 3er E46 Coupe

    + shipping costs 45,90 euro


    Wicked! I cant wait to get these installed, at least they'll be better than than the HK's

    Also ordered some dynamat, 10sqft. Will post pics when i install.


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    In to find out results Click here to enlarge

    U should take piks of install as well.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by 05m3smg Click here to enlarge
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    U should take piks of install as well.
    I will be taking pics of the complete install process ofcourse Click here to enlarge
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    Go with some CDT with some nice upstage. SOund very nice.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by unfor Click here to enlarge
    Go with some CDT with some nice upstage. SOund very nice.
    Already bought the Rainbows and these specific ones are meant to work with the HK amp.
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    Glad you found what you were looking for Ejaz.

    Bummer BSW wouldn't work with you.

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    Yeah i dont mind bro cos it aint my loss, its theirs! Click here to enlarge

    I will do an install whenever i get a chance this month for sure. Gotta do all the other stuff for the drivetrain and suspension first.

    Wait till i post up this 2010 GTi im doing Click here to enlarge Wide body.
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    Bumpin this up!

    Never got the 1 x Rainbow IQ 165 CX Rear BMW 3er (E46) cos they were out of stock. Asked them again and they still out of stock. I DO have the fronts sitting here so i"ll probably install them this Saturday But its so frickin hot (115-120f)
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