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  1. Speaker install.

    W126 S,SE,SEC,SEL,SD,SDL Class
    Good. Grief. I now remember why I don’t like to post in these forums. The point is: the system is loud, completely adjustable and sounds very good. Much better than the original system....that was 30 years old!
  2. Speaker install.

    W126 S,SE,SEC,SEL,SD,SDL Class
    You can hear the sub just fine in the car. The neighbors can hear it just fine in their houses too. I don’t recommend just tweeters in the dash. I went with 4” coax in the dash and 5.25” coax in the doors and rear panel in my Gen 2. All are MB Quart and fit perfect in the stock locations.
  3. Speaker install.

    W126 S,SE,SEC,SEL,SD,SDL Class
    Replace everything. When I installed a new system in my 300SEL, I ran the front speakers through the head unit (Alpine 40x4) and ran the rear speakers (with a 12” sub) through the amp (3ch). The amp also has subwoofer volume control. It’s really not that difficult, just time consuming. Once...
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