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Articles & Videos: Car Speakers

The mobile audio/video section of the Crutchfield Labs lets our writers, researchers, and advisors get hands-on experience with the latest car audio products.

We're passionate about car audio. Our Mobile Audio Listening Lab lets us get hands-on experience with all kinds of car audio gear, from speakers and subs to

Upgrade the audio gear in your vehicle, and treat yourself to better sound quality. If you're reasonably handy and can follow directions, you can install it yourself.

Kicker's popular KS series of car speakers now employ a silk-dome tweeter for smoother highs, and sport a shallower basket so they'll fit into more vehicles.

Factory car speakers are the bane of every music lover's existence. Fortunately, we carry aftermarket speakers that are built to survive life in your car or truck.

Gettin' the jams in a Ram
by Dave Delamere

Gary learns how to install a receiver and speakers in his Dodge Ram by using Crutchfield MasterSheet instructions and tech support.

His and her car stereo DIY
by Dave Delamere

A happy couple installs a new audio system in their Mitsubishi with a little help from Crutchfield.

By using flax, a sustainable resource, in its Expert Series woofer cones, Focal has been able to reduce the price you pay for their famously premium sound.

A hybrid's new sound system
by Dave Delamere

Looking for better sound, a Crutchfield customer installs a new Alpine car stereo, speakers, and amplifier in her 2010 Toyota Prius hybrid vehicle.

Component speaker systems are the audiophile's choice for superior mobile sound. But what are component speaker systems, exactly? And why do they sound so much better?

Sound Ordnance car speakers give you great sound in your car without breaking your audio budget. They're built for years of use, and can run on a wide range of power.

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