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Articles & Videos: Car Speakers

With so many speakers available, it's important to know what to look for, so your car audio system sounds the best.

When you're shopping for speakers, don't forget the tweeter. The shape and the material it's made from have a direct impact on how your music sounds.

If you want your music to sound great, you can't ignore your car's speakers. Dollar for dollar, new speakers are one of the best ways to improve your car's sound.

This Crutchfield video covers the basics of car speaker installation. You'll see that you can do it yourself, have fun, and save money when you upgrade your speakers.

Factory speakers usually sound fine when they're new, but they deteriorate over time. We compared speakers of different ages to see how badly they fared.

Raise the soundstage
by John Pollard

Installing tweeters in your doors will give you better stereo imaging and raise the soundstage in your car. Here, we describe your options for mounting tweeters.

How to install car speakers
by Crutchfield Writing Team

Installing new speakers is the single most cost-effective improvement you can make to your vehicle's audio system. This article will show you how to do it.

Car speakers FAQ
by Crutchfield Writing Team

What kind of a difference do new car speakers really make? How difficult will my new speakers be to install? Those, and other common questions, are answered in our FAQ.

Crutchfield's illustrated guide to installing full-range car speakers looks at the basic tools and techniques you'll need to replace your car's factory speakers.

Video: JBL GX speakers
by Video Team

JBL's GX speakers let you get better sound in your car without blowing up your car audio budget. Their low-impedance design helps draw extra power from your amp.

Car speakers glossary
by Alexander Hrabe

A helpful guide to the technical specifications and terminology you'll see when you're shopping for car speakers.

Confused about what's in the speakers you're thinking of buying? This glossary examines the materials used in car speakers as well as some common design elements.

Video: Infinity Kappa car speakers
by Robert Ferency-Viars

Infinity Kappa is Infinity's high-performance line of car speakers. They're designed and built to give you excellent sound, especially in an amplified system.

Video: Alpine Type-S Series car speakers
by Ken Nail, J.R. Stoffel

Learn about some of the features that make Alpine Type-S car speakers an excellent choice if you're looking for great sound at an affordable price.

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