2003 Dodge Stratus
Great Sound for my kids car! Put in 2005 Dodge Stratus Coupe.
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Item #: 2064CS654
Upgrading the old factory speakers in your car will give you a huge bump in sound quality, and Kicker designed CS Series speakers to get your sound system rockin' without breaking the bank. You'll enjoy your music even more when you hear all the details that your muddy-sounding factory speakers couldn't begin to reproduce.
Kicker's 40CS654 speaker set provides low-end from a tough 6-1/2" polypropylene woofer, with a polyester foam surround that will stay strong for years to come. The 1/2" PEI balanced dome tweeter takes care of the vocal and instrumental details that'll really bring your music to life. These speakers sound great powered by a factory radio or an aftermarket car stereo, and they'll really rock when connected to an external amplifier. Grilles are included.
Great Sound for my kids car! Put in 2005 Dodge Stratus Coupe.
Stu, Monroe, WI
Great Sound for my kids car! Put in 2005 Dodge Stratus Coupe.
Good mid and treble range sound, zero bass. Speakers are probably better once I install an aftermarket radio and seperate sub.
Pros: Good highs and mid range sound
Cons: Zero bass
Installed these in my 2010 Hyundai Santa Fe, powered by a Rockford Fosgate Prime R400 4D amp. Easy install with Crutchfield kit. Sound great, handles what the RF puts out extremely well. Sound fantastic, sending the low base through the subs, and the rest of the signal through the Kickers. They have impressed me, especially at such a reasonable price tag.
Pros: Sound great. Have handled everything my amp has thrown at them. Highly recommend. Fantastic bang for the buck!!
Only 1 other product provided the needed rms handling but Polk doesn't even compare to these kickers.
I did expect more out of kicker but they are just 6.5's.
Pros: Low price and not bad.
Cons: Average sound
Just replaced the 19yo stock speakers in my chevrolet single cab truck with these and the matching 4x6s. Im blown away by the volume and clarity! Im pushing them with a pioneer deh head unit and they're plenty loud, i couldn't imagine running an amp to these. It would make your ears bleed! Well probably not but i do highly recommend these for any stock upgrade, you wont be disappointed.
I enjoy my new purchase. They definitely improved the quality of sound in my car.
Pros: They sound great. Definitely worth getting.
Cons: I would get a receiver to match the power. My stock one limits the speakers
Great Sound. The speakers sound good with good low punch and crisp highs. The install was easy and the tunes were rolling in less than an hour!
Great speakers easy to install.
I've been using these speakers in my truck for about two years now. I'm very impressed with these speakers for the price. They have adequate bass and sound great running off of the stock HU. Would recommend these to anyone, I've used more expensive Rockford's before and these are just as good in my opinion. Great buy. Also dealing with Crutchfield is always an added bonus. They're amazing!
Pros: Good bass, work well on lower power setups, and will take some abuse
Great Upgrade from the crappie stock speakers. These Kickers have awesome sound and can handle the power you throw at it
Pros: Great Upgrade from stock
Fantastic upgrade for my 2016 Mazda 3. But I did need to do some research on finding the right brackets and wiring harnesses for my model year. The ones supplied from Crutchfield don't work for the front... For the 2016 Mazda 3 get the Metra 82-7501 Speaker Plates and Metra 72-5602 4-Way Speaker Harness made everything plug and play.
Pros: Awesome sound even at high volumes.
Cons: What's not to like.
I had to replace the original speakers in my 2000 Tahoe. They were not blown but they were not great sounding either as far as 16 year old factory speakers were concerned. After upgrading the factory sub woofer (that were blown) it just made sense to upgrade the speakers. I heard good things about these Kickers when it came to price and performance but decided to replace just the front two speakers first. After listening to them I WILL be getting another set for the rear! I got a lot for my money. Note: Other retailers sell the exact same speakers for the exact same amount of money. However Crutchfield throw in free installation hardware as well. It's a no brainer. Crutchfield got this one hands down.
Pros: Great upgrade from stock.
Cons: None so far.
Speakers have great sound in my little truck!
I purchased these speakers to replace a blown left rear speaker and upgrade. The Kickers were well made, and I did not need any of the adapter kit parts except for eight common self-tapping screws. The Kickers had flanges that mounted directly into my OEM holders, with great help from the documentation. I was also able to effectively use the short cables with the Kickers to adapt the wiring directly to my Volvo holders with only 4 solder connections. The result uses the original Volvo cables and plugs, and sounds great with much better bass response than before. This made me very happy!
Pros: Very easy work to retrofit into existing Volvo rear door speaker holders, all results are compatible with existing wiring and fit and sound great.
Cons: I could have done the work without the adapter kit, but it was better to have it available just in case.
Excellent sound and they really kick!
I received my kickers, and had them both installed in about 30 minutes. I could not use the speaker covers because of my door panel design, but the speakers fit perfectly, and I only had to drill 2 holes for screws.
Pros: Nice rugged design, and the sound is great!
Very easy to install. Very good efficiency compared to other speakers. Would recommend buying an subwoofer to go with these if you're into bass but if you just need enough to kick a little, these are a very very good buy.
Pros: Easy to install
Great upgrade from factory speakers very easy to install
These speakers are really amazing over the stock units that came in my 2013 Jeep Wrangler. Fairly easy install. I recommend doing a google search and watching one of the many video demonstrations for how this should be done. The sound bar replacement is a piece of cake. The dashboard is a bit more complicated. The Crutchfield instructions call for nearly a complicated full removal of the dashboard, which is absolutely not necessary. This install is much easier once you watch a few of the videos for how to remove the speaker boxes and re-use the gasket mount from the factory speaker. As others have mentioned, fill the boxes with a small amount of polyfil and you're going to be incredibly pleased with the sound. The difference is night and day.
Pros: Crisp sound. Much improved Bass. Beautiful Mids. Fairly easy Install.
Cons: Range of Bass is slightly limited, but still a vast improvement over stock. A lot of people add a separate sub and/or amp, which I have not done yet.
Excellent sounds. Upgraded from factory speakers so what's not to like? Yet, these exceed my expectations for sound quality. I love them.
Pleased great improvement over the stock system all the accessories that come with the speakers is needed. The added dir3ctions are a help. Take your time and you will be happy, installed in a jeep wrangler.
Pros: The directions and assessories
After seeing how many reviews/how popular this product I really wanted to see for myself how these speakers sound. I went to Best Buy and saw these connected to a Pioneer deck (which I have). Out of all the 6.5" coxial speakers on display, which included Pioneer TS-A1675R, Alpine Type-S, and all other popular speakers within the price range.. the Kicker 40CS654 were the only speakers to handle adding bass boost even up to +6 on almost full volume! All the other speakers would distort after +2 bass boost, which really impressed me. After that experience, I decided to purchase them. I first purchased them on July 31st and the projected eta was Aug 4th. On Aug 1st, the UPS label was created.. but was stuck there and the package was not scanned.. on Aug 4th, the speakers were not delivered. I contacted Crutchfield customer service on Aug 5th telling them my situation and the associate gave me a new order with free overnight shipping.. which the next business day will be Aug 8th. That is so awesome of them! UPS label was created within the next hour, scanned, and delivered on Aug 8th. The old order is still in "created label"... Guess they never received it. I have a Pioneer DEH-X5800HD with no amp. These speakers sound great paired with them! I know they have to "break in" but they put out more bass than my Rockford Fosgate Prime R165X3's which they replaced. I will definitely put have another pair for the my rear deck. The tweeters are a bit harsh if
Pros: Good clarity, great bass (even with bass boost), great price, shallow size, and quality build. I know for sure these will sound very nice powered by an amp. I will most likely purchase an Alpine KTP-445U to power these bad boys.
Cons: Didn't buy these speakers to begin with.
Great speakers. Crutchfield including the hardware to connect them to the factory wiring is a huge plus.
Very good speakers. Cant complain because they are better than my stock speakers.
Pros: Clear speakers, louder than my stock speakers
Cons: Base is not that good but they are small speakers not a big deal for me.
Easy to install and great sound
These speakers fit my needs perfectly. They perform well with good bass for a 6.5" speaker and were not terribly difficult to install in my car with the help of a dremel. They can also go much louder than my stock speakers without distortion.
Pros: Good quality Decent bass for 6.5" Loud compared to stock
Great replacement speaker for all four factory speakers. Great sound.
Pros: Easy to install with the provided instructions.
Nice speakers, much better than GM factory originals.
Pros: Good speakers at a good price. Crutchfield came through with fast shipping, all the little parts I needed and instructions even a 67 year old person could follow.
Cons: None I could think of.
The speakers are great, and I thoroughly enjoy hearing the higher range that the speakers give. It has helped to really improve the quality of the music
Pros: Great upper range Really easy installation
Cons: The mounting brackets that came with it had to be modified slightly to get them to fit properly
Installed these to replace the HORRBILE stock speakers in my 2015 Wrangler (with base system) in the front dash. Man, what difference! Even without an amp the bass response is 100% better! I can actually listen to music over "20" without distorting the sound.
Pros: Great sound. Low mounting depth. Sound great even without amp.
Cons: Not direct a direct fit, will need the mounting/install kit and had to still drill some holes.
Great sound quality and installation made easy, shipping was also fast
Pros: Easy install Quality speakers
I'm very happy with this purchase. When paired with a powerful amp, these guys thump. The highs are crisp and the kick is powerful. The only area lacking would be in the lower bass. So there is definitely room for adding a sub in the mix. But if you are just looking for good sounding speakers to replace your factory set, this is a great way to go. Even when I've cranked the stereo, these speakers keep up. I'm constantly surprised how much power these guys can push. They really THUMP!
Pros: Great range of power. Can run directly off the OEM head unit, an aftermarket head unit or (to really release their full potential) a nice amp. Lots of head room so crank it up and enjoy the sound with the windows down.
Cons: Not as full range as I had hoped. The bass can be a bit weak. Requires really pushing the lower end of the EQ. I will probably be adding a sub to my setup sometime soon.
The kickers I purchased sound crisp and clear at all levels. Most diffidently an improvement from the original equipment. I would recommend these to anyone looking to turn up the volume on their favorite music no matter what they listen to. I will make one suggestion, if you have four speakers replace all of them not just the ones you think need replacing.
Pros: Great improvement , sound great
Pros: Easy install
Terrible speakers, could hardly tell they were working. Putting my factory speakers back in
Cons: Not an upgrade from factory speakersCrutchfield response on July 13, 2016 Whenever you are not completely satisfied with anything you purchase from Crutchfield, please contact our Customer Support team. Purchases from Crutchfield can be returned or exchanged within 60 days of the purchase.
I have used Kickers in 3 different cars now, and have been very happy with them
Pros: great sound
Replaced the factory speakers in all 4 doors with the Kicker 40cs654's Great sound , full range . handles more bass than the factory's .
Pros: they came as advertised . very happy
Cons: none ! replaced the front doors last fall , replaced the rear doors last week. That initial year was the reason we reordered the 40cs654's again.
I never replaced car speakers before, but Crutchfield made it very easy! The speakers fit well in the car doors with the Scosche SA-69 Speaker Mounting Brackets and the Metra 71-050 Speaker Wiring Adapters. Speakers sound great!
Pros: The mounting brackets and wiring adapters made the installation easy.
Cons: The directions for the mounting brackets were somewhat contradictory, but I figured out what needed to be done.
Connected to a Kenwood KDC-695 replacing the rear speakers only (so far). These speakers give amazing high range ( I had to lower the gain from +5 to +2) and decent mid range response! I am still tweeking the frequencies to get the illusive mid-bass I like to hear (more hopefully on that later.)
Pros: GREAT value for the money- especially with the (free) mounting braket and stock speaker wire harness adapter.
Cons: I haven't had the volume high enough long enough to see if they would 'break'. But Nothing bad to say so far.
Speaks were an easy upgrade to the factory sound system
Bought these speakers and a head unit. Wiring harness was included speakers went right in , just had to drill a few mounting holes. radio harness was included and within 5 minutes of Internet research i was able to splice the wires for an easy install. Saved me at least $50
The Kicker 40cs654 is a great upgrade to the factory speakers and easy to install
Pros: great sound for the price
These speakers are great!
Pros: Clarity and nice bass
Great sounding speakers, loud and clear. Easy install with clear and concise directions.
Pros: Great factory upgrade for the price
With the included adapter rings these fit the sound bar and dash perfectly in my 07 Wrangler.
Pros: Sound great
Just purchased these to go in my 2006 Scion tC (front). The stock pioneers were buzzing due to loss of surround rubber, so this was a nice improvement. Easy to install with the extra provided by Crutchfield. Hardest part was drilling out the rivets. Will be doing the rears soon, but they're not buzzing yet.
Need amp for them to sound good.
Big improvement over the factory speakers. The adapters made the job a little more difficult. Exact replacements would have been better. Jeep has three screw locations and speaker has four.
Sounds awesome. Crisp Highs!
Pros: Great highs. Crisp and couldn't have ask for anymore.
I needed to replace the 22 year old factory cassette head unit in my work truck and figured while I was in there I might as well replace everything else. It was fairly easy to do following the included instructions. They are drilled for several mounting options, one door fit perfect on the first try the other I needed to try about every angle I could to get the holes to match up. User error but a strange problem considering the first side worked so well. They sound decent good clean highs the low end needs work but I am too lazy to put in a sub.
Pros: affordable, decent sound, easy to install.
Cons: not great low end but I knew that buying them.
These speakers have been a nice upgrade for the rear doors over the factory speakers, in my 2016 F150. Highs have been crisp and lows have had solid punch. The fit is perfect thanks to the free mounting brackets Crutchfield included with the order. I will soon be looking to add an amp to these and the front doors speakers to meet my sound quality needs, but these speakers are immediately a huge upgrade over factory.
Pros: Fit, Highs, Lows, Price
good sound, great price & easy installation with the mounting kit & wire harness from crutchfield , thanks , makes install so much easer thn having to cut wires to install.
Pros: good sound, great price
Great sound and hit so much harder than the factory speakers! Got rid of the tinny hollow sound and added some bass.
Pros: 300w= awesome
Cons: Can not use grills, without using the 4 outer mounting screws
Great speaker at a great price. Quality sound and construction.
Fast delivery. Relatively easy installation, considering it is a 15 year old PU. Good instructions. Speakers sound good, definitely better than the stock ones.
Sound nice . Mids and high are good , easy to install .
These speakers are so much better than the stock Honda ones. The sound is crisp and clean, but the bass is not all there. Luckily I have a 2 12" kicker cvrs in the trunk so my system is complete. Can't get much better for the price than these. Highly recommend
Pros: Can really hear the lyrics better
The speakers are excellent. They have great clarity, nice bass tones for 6 1/2" and I can hear every crisp note. The only complaint I have was the soldering on the connections were too much and I had to file them down a bit. Over all I love Crutchfield. Where else can you get a product for 1 price and everything you need to install it; directions and connectors for the money? This is an excellent company and I will be back! I highly recommend Crutchfield
Pros: Excellent Speakers for the price.
Cons: Little too much solder on the connectors and had to use file.
Great speakers, great price!!!
Fits excellent with the bracket provided with your order. Great BANG for your BUCK! I love ordering from Crutchfield. They make installations easy with detailed instructions and comes with brackets and wiring to make installation a breeze. The speaker is awesome.
Pros: Fits excellent with the bracket. Great BANG for your BUCK!
Cons: Nothing at the moment.
They sound 5x better then what was being used !!
Pros: Easy installation !!
Cons: None yet
So far so good. Install needed minor mods to the plastic install bracket. The front side needed a mod to the OEM bracket. The sound is much better than stock. The stereo has not been replaced yet but that is next. The bass of these speakers is good. It adds that needed sound. I would buy them again.
Pros: Kicking bass
Cons: not a perfect fit but very minor mods
Just installed these into my Honda Civic and they sound absolutely amazing
Great upgrade from factory speakers, tighter bass, and cleaner sound.
Sound great, and were easy to install
Speckers sound clean and bass hits nice
Speakers very easy to install and they sound great.
Pros: Great improvement over stock speakers
Well worth it. I actually happy to say it was well worth getting Kicker speakers because they live up to their reputation. The installation was easy for my 2000 Honda Accord EX.
Pros: Great sound quality for its size
Cons: I wish they had more base
Great product, Super fast shipping, Thanks
Pros: Excellent with all extra hardware included
Was a great improvement over stock speakers. Great help from tech to assure the best speaker for the truck and stereo.
I bought these for my 2006 Chevy Express full sized van and they are awesome. After upgrading my headunit to a Pioneer Bluetooth enabled unit the stock speakers always rattled. These solved the problem and have a much wider response. Also, they bolted right in without the need of adapters. I literally swapped both front door speakers in less than 30 minutes. I found an online video on how to remove the door panels which was pretty easy.
I am very happy with everything. The speakers were an upgrade from factory speakers. What an improvement! They were easy to install after looking at the information Crutchfield sent me. The free speaker mounting adapter made mounting the speakers a snap. One reviewer said the screws were too long and he was right. I cut them off and they worked great. After all, they came with the speakers, not the adapter! I looked at a you tube video on how to remove my door panel but it was not right. The information Crutchfield sent was right in every way! Some reviewers said there was not much bass, but it was at least as good if not better. The highs were much better. I wish I had don't this a long time ago! I will do business with Crutchfield again, they make it easy.
Pros: easy, improved sound.
very good fit was good. and the sound is very good.
Pros: easy fit, sound.
These speakers sound great, and are perfect for a budget minded upgrade over stock.
Pros: Good sound, fair price.
Cons: Adapter bracket ( supplied by Crutchfield ) required modification.
quality speaker that outperforms factory system
Pros: easy install and all is included in box at no extra cost
Cons: didn't need speaker covers so I just tossed them
Great mid-range and highs. Also a big improvement in lows over stock speakers in the Honda. Very pleased with the purchase overall, and recommend as a great bang for the buck in a lower cost door speaker.
Installed easily and sounds great
Pros: Getting all the installation gear needed to install
The new upgraded speakers are amazing. Didn't know how bad factory installed speakers were until I put the kickers in.
Pros: The new upgraded speakers are amazing. Didn't know how bad factory installed speakers were until I put the Kickers in.
Cons: The only con was the glue on the old speakers. It was hard to remove from the plastic bracket. With perseverance I got it accomplished and the help of the one 800-number.
Excellent Product... What you would expect from Kicker
Pros: Easy install .... Great sound ... Awesome upgrade from stock speakers ..
I was looking to just replace factory speakers, these do just fine with my after market HU. Bought another set to go in rear doors, that about rounds out the mids, just have to add my subs now. Other than that sound decent for their price, nothing fancy.
Pros: Price, sound decent after broke in. Probably sound even better amped.
Cons: Gotta have the fingers of a five year old to connect adapter wires to the speakers.
They sound great and went in like a dream.
Like most people just wanted an upgrade from stock speakers and that what I have. better sound quality but lose a little bass compare to the stock 6x9.
Nice sound clarity from the new speakers also a pretty significant increase in sound.
Pros: Nice price, and so far seems to be a significant upgrade!!
The speakers are great. They produce more defined sounds. Speaker quality is awesome.
Pros: Great sound quality.
Cons: ?? don't think there're any.
Fit and install was easy, it handles the factory power with ease, clean highs, punchy mid-high bass but like others, the cheap almost no magnet factory speaker had more low end bass. 4 of these to replace factory for mids and highs would be fine but then your going to need a sub woofer to replace the bass. Note: same speaker in 2 different vehicles gave a completely different bass response. car was poor and truck was great. it might be the head unit and other factors that gave this install a bad bass response.
Pros: Cheap, easy install, well built and will prob outlast the car.
Cons: No low bass
Just installed these in my 2000 GMC Sierra 1500. They fit perfect and have great sound, especially some good bass. I compared these to other 6.5's in a big box store, and for the price, these were best. The only mod I had to make was the mounting screws provided were way too long. They kept me from being able to snap in the bracket. Luckily I had some extra smaller screws sitting around that I could use.
Cons: Not 3-way
A couple of my factory speakers were blown so I tried these. Easy to install and sound much better. Nice upgrade for the $$$. Planning to buy two more to finish the job soon.
Pros: Good sound Great price
Cons: Low on bass, but I suspect that it is due to low output from factory head unit.
These arrived quickly and installed easily. They are a nice upgrade over stock, but nothing too amazing. As other reviewers mention, the bass isn't great with these. Overall they are solid and I would recommend them if you're looking for an affordable upgrade.
Pros: Price, they look and feel well made, easy to install, sound quality
Cons: The bass isn't great
Great speakers overall went in nice and easy and sound great with a stock radio and tweeters. Can't wait to upgrade other items to make them sound even better.
Pros: Easy to install Sound great
Great sound so far...
Perfect fit and sound louder and clearer than the factory Infinity speakers that came in my Jeep.
Pros: Perfect fit. Easy plug and play. Sound louder and clearer than the factory speakers.
Ok, let me start by saying that this is not a high end speaker. Now let me continue by saying that it is a pretty good speaker, in fact, one that offers something that many (most) 6.5" high end speakers don't offer---acceptable mid-bass. I've read lots of reviews. Everyone gushes over the Focals and JLs adding that they will be fine when a sub is added (which it will, at this level of audio). Enter the Kicker CS coaxial speaker. It is a little powerhouse capable of filling out the mid-bass of non-subwoofer systems so they sound pretty darn good. I even read a Crutchfield review of the JL Evolution series speaker that noted the bass was a little weak but rescued by the Kicker CS in the rear doors. Having read this, and having heard the CS compared with the KS and other brands locally, my ears told me that this speaker somehow offers something special that the higher end speakers are not. Right off the bat it plays lower frequencies (down to 35 or 40 Hz) with a rigid cone that produces a tighter, more aggressive bass response. Its tweeters are bright, easy to distinguish above the bass, which is perfect for coaxials in the rear doors, but maybe a bit too bright to have blasting from the dash (in the CSS component speakers)...but it does the mid-bass so nicely that I am considering it for the front. VERDICT - The CS should be the first in a new class of speaker that I will call the "Mid-Sub Rear Door (MSRD)" speaker. No other speaker does what it does.
Pros: Durable quality construction, tight sound, probably the best mid-bass in its class
Cons: tweeters a tad bright for the silk-dome crowd
I replaced 2 out of 4 speakers on my Jeep XJ after one not working upfront...it was the wire that was bad but for this price i wanted to try two new ones....one on drivers side front and one on the rear...i know i know i should all match, but after doing some trials, they all sounded the same...i cannot tell which is stock or Kicker now...so i left the two stock ones alone...
Pros: Probably last longer that the stokers as seems good quality, easy fit...matches stock location on my 2000 Jeep XJ
Cons: Not any better than the 2000 jeep speakers....
Wire terminals are close to the magnet which makes sliding speaker connectors on annoying. Sound quality is good. Overall happy.
I used these to replace the factory speakers in my Honda Accord and I couldn't be happier. They really bring out the mids and highs, although they're a little lacking on bass - to be expected from speakers this size. I will say that the bass they do produce is very clean with no distortion or humming that you typically get from cheaper speakers. As always, Crutchfield is on point with their installation materials and instructions, install went as smoothly as possible. I'd highly recommend these for anyone looking to build a sound system, they're a huge upgrade over most factory speakers, and will really shine when paired with subwoofers.
Pros: Great clarity on the highs and mids
Cons: Lacking on the low end, but the bass they do produce sounds very clean
I have been looking for replacement speakers for my 2003 Escalade for sometime now. The Bose factory system sounded really good, but the speakers were 1-way and they were 13 years old so it was time to replace them. These kicker CS series were perfect because I do a lot of studio mixing and mastering, and every sound engineer knows that you need a great reference system to compare your mixes to. I highly recommend the speakers if you are looking for a balanced frequency response across the audible spectrum!
Pros: Awesome design, excellent frequency response, ample power handling capacity
These speakers sound great.
Pros: Sound great Fit in my factory speaker location
Cons: The connections are hard to get to with big hands
I put these speakers in all 4 doors of a 2006 CR-V along with an Alpine head unit (Alpine CDE-152) and the inline Alpine 45X4 RMS amp (Alpine KTP-445A Power Pack) which fit in the dash behind the head unit. Highs are crisp and clean, as much as they can be as coax's behind door panels. However, when you turn on the "Bass Engine" on the head unit, you would swear there is a small sub hiding somewhere in the car. Very pleased with the overall package.
Plug and play. This speaker pair and adapter along with the mounting ring, fitment recommendation, and instructions I bought from Crutchfield made my door panel speaker replacement a walk in the park. I'm very happy with the results.
Good upgrade from the factory speakers
Pros: Louder, more clear, and better than factory.
Replaced stock speakers in 2010 Honda Fit. Sound Great! Fit perfect!
I put them in my 2012 Camry Se in the Front Door. Immediately noticeable improvement. Sounds much nicer and clearer, been able to hear details in my music that i've never noticed.
Pros: Mid's and highs are pretty clear, it gives a nice full sound.
Cons: Bass is a little weak. I have to adjust my to increase the bass.
Super fast delivery, easy to install with directions that were included my truck sounds way better, cant wait to get my head unit next so they can really thump.
Pros: Easy to install, nice looking, sound great, good brand good price, excellent reviews.
Cons: None that i could think of.
sounds amazing, much louder than my factory speakers and the have great quality
Awesome sound, awesome price
Pros: Great sound
These speakers for the price are fantastic. Clear quality sound. The bass is not going to blow you away but it is perfect for me. So it depends on personal preference.
Pros: Sound quality Price
Ordered 2-pairs of these to replace the stock speakers in my '12 Silverado Crew Cab. I had been noticing that the stock speakers needed more volume to hear clearly as time went on. The installation was fairly simple, took between 2-3 hours to replace all four door speakers. It helped having the adapters and wiring harnesses included as they probably saved an hour over soldering and prepping the old speaker frames to accept the new Kickers. About the sound - these kickers are clearer and louder than stock by a pretty wide margin. I ran two of these in the back doors so I could compare against the stock speakers in the front doors and one thing really stood out - the bass. These Kickers don't have the deep, muddy bass that the stock speakers have. But the mid and high-range clarity that you gain in it's place makes up for it and that's what I really needed so that I could hear my music over the road noise. Crutchfield was great - quick, free shipping and lots of extras (plus instructions.) Nice deal. But I did order scratch and dents and one speaker cone was cracked. Sealed it up with some clear nail polish and it seems fine that way.
Pros: Clarity, mid-range and dB sensitivity.
Cons: A little short on the bass side.
They were what I was looking for an upgrade from stock without breaking the bank
Great speakers and easy installation
2009 Dodge Ram, front door speaker upgrade from factory. Best buy I found for these speakers, especially since they included the adapter plates and plugs. Significantly clearer sound and very easy to install.
Pros: Included instructions and hardware made installation a breeze.
Cons: Makes me eager to upgrade the rest of the speakers.
Worked and installed quickly thanks to the included adapter plate and harnesses. No complaints.
Pros: Price, installation and sound
Very easy installment and they sound amazing, much louder than my factory speakers and the have good quality
Pros: Sound good easy installment
Cons: They were different shape than factory so had to use bracket
Great Speakers. Installed a set to replace the factory ones in the roll bar of my 2012 JKU. Installation was quick and the sound quality is fantastic. Would recommend these to anyone looking to get more sound out of their system.
I drive a 2007 GMC Sierra, the stock speakers were shot so I installed these paired with the Kicker KST204 Tweeters. I have nothing bad to say about these, these are great and perform well. The mid and upper range is great and several people have asked what type of subs I have when I turn the bass up...I don't have any, just these speakers! Great buy and excellent quality for the price! Definitely recommend!!!
Pros: Maintain quality sound at high volumes. Excellent bass Price
Fair price. Sounds good.
Good replacement for the factory speakers which had all disintegrated. Easy install, good fit, good sound and good price. Had all 4 door speakers and the sub-woofer replaced in under 2 hours.
Pros: Economical, good sound, good fit, minimal install time.
Cons: You don't need the mounting brackets that come free with the speakers. The rear speakers just screw right into the old mounting holes.
Using everything that Crutchfield recommended made this install... under an hour...gotta give Chevrolet credit... removing door panels and even the interior panels were a piece of cake. Now, the sound... Chevrolet... you need to install at least these Kickers... so much better! Wife is happy! :)
Pros: Easy install. Much improved sound.
Cons: Honestly, the only negative... the wife likes the OEM radio... if only she'd let me replace it! Lol
Crisp clean sound. It a huge upgrade from factory.
Pros: Fits perfectly, sounds great
Cons: Absolutely none
I bought these speakers to replace stock speakers for a 2004 Gmc 2500 van. The installation was super easy with the wiring kit from Crutchfield. It took me about 30 minutes to install these speakers with no prior experience. I would highly recommend these speakers as an upgrade from factory speakers. The only downside to these speakers is a lack of base.
Pros: Easy install Good sound
Cons: Lack of base
Easy to install. Great sound. Great choice for mt Dodge Ram 1590
Pros: Inexpensive great sound
Speakers arrived on time. Easy to install instructions provided with speakers. Sound great.
Pros: Sound Great, Easy install
These speakers sounded great. I had a terrible HU but they did their very best to pump out decent sound at a great price. Unfortunately, one of the speakers made it less than a year before blowing, bummer... But, luckily they came with a one year warranty and I'm sure they'll be replaced by the end of next week. Build quality looked legit, just didn't hold up for me.
Pros: Price, Sound
Cons: Speaker blew after less than a year after being run very gently on a low-output system.
theyre in my 02 civic coupe, front doors. replaced fosgate primes with these. the original speakers from Honda were basically nothing. I actually laughed when I compared the 2. obviously a 6.5 wont give you much bass, but overall these are great. paired with the alpine spr-69 in the rear deck, the combo is fantasic
Pros: quality, sound
Awesome speakers door and trunk speakers installed today amazing sound very impressed with kicker products running off my pioneer 8 inch touchscreen
Sounds amazing in my 2005 Tundra
Pros: Great sound, easy to install. Love Kicker and Crutchfield
Cons: Price. Sound quality
So first off I just want to say that these speakers sound amazing, I am running them on my alpine head unit and nothing more and they give out clear sound all around and booming bass when I want it. I installed these in all 4 doors on my Toyota Tundra double cab (even though according to crutchfield they wouldn't fit in the front doors). It did take a little monkeying with the bracket to make it fit in the front (I believe if I had ordered the 6 3/4" size it would've fit in a lot easier) but in all it was a very easy install and I would definitely recommend them to anyone who cares about the sound in their car/truck.
Pros: Good sound, powerful bass
Cons: Crutchfield was misinformed about the compatability of these speakers with my truck.
Speakers are crisp and clear. Great highs and lows.
Pros: Sounds great, and fits in stock location.
Excellent sound - huge improvement over OEM speakers (even with OEM in-dash head unit outputs)! A little adventure adapting them to the cutouts in my 2013 Veloster (cutouts were larger than the speakers, and recommended adapters didn't help much), but in the final analysis I am very pleased and would definitely recommend them.
Pros: Excellent full range sound; efficient enough to use with OEM head unit - external amplifier not needed
I replaced my stock Jeep wrangler rear speakers with these. I honestly can't tell the difference in volume, distortion, or frequency response.....
Pros: None I can think of.
Cons: They cost money. The stock ones were included with the Jeep.
Speakers fit nicely and sound better.
Pros: Different kind of material, that should last better.
Cons: Tweeter and main speaker together, rather than being separate.
I Installed these speakers in my 2014 new body style Nissan rouge. DO NOT INSTALL BAFFLE ACCESSORY THAT IS SOLD SEPARATELY. It kills the sound. After I removed baffles these Sounded a lot better than factory. Awesome speaker.
Installed these innthe rear doors of a 2006 Dodge Ram. Sound way better than stock speakers, highs and mids are much clearer. Running off od new Kenwood deck. Installation was easy, but had to locate new mounting holes, just used self tapping screws and wasn't an issue.
Adequate speaker. Nothing to write home about, but it does the job expected for a reasonable price.
Purchased these speakers hoping to upgrade the sound of my factory sound system in my 2015 Honda Accord. After installing, it's safe to say that the factory system put out wayyy more sound than these. Possibly because factory radio is under powered for the speakers, not sure. Regardless, I would have been better off leaving everything factory.
Pros: Nice highs, look good
Cons: Low sound, low powered mids, overall disappointed by the sound.
I upgraded my Chevy Silverado to these speakers and the transition was insane. Unbelievable crispness and true sound. The tools that crutchfield provided made the process 100xs easier than if I had tried it myself.
Pros: Crutchfield tools matched factory perfectly. Sound was amazing for speakers at any price.
Cons: Nothing I can think of.
Only had them for a week but LOVE how they sound. My truck had the original speakers from 1995 so of course these are a huge boost but the sound is crisp and clear. I use the dynamic setting on my jvc deck and I couldn't be more pleased with the sound!
Pros: Price, sound quality
The speakers definitely do what they are designed to do. They are a small cone size to begin with so don't expect amazing mid-range punch. However, the woofer working with the integrated tweeter produces an overall very good sound quality in the mid-high range. Excellent clarity and very crisp sound. I installed these to replace factory BOSE speakers in a cadillac SRX. So even over a premium factory sound system it was an improvement. And these things are cheap too so its a win win. I am very satisfied. My only disappointment with the product is that it did not come with a Kicker sticker which I think looks really cool.
Pros: Ease of installation Price Sound quality
Excellent for the price!
Ordering was easy, received what I ordered quickly. These speakers replaced factory speakers in a 2015 Nissan Altima. They were extremely easy to install with supplied brackets and the sound is excellent with the factory head unit. I now have 6 of these in the car( front doors, rear doors and rear deck). You can't beat these speakers for the price.
Pros: Sound great, comes with everything you need to install, great price
Cons: none at this time
Great sound. Installed just as advertised
Pros: Fit well. Easy installation with wiring
Amazing sound and quality. Huge upgrade from my stock speakers and got them at such a good price. You can't go wrong giving these a try especially for the price paid. You will not be disappointed
Awesome upgrade from stoke speakers. My wife bought me a Pioneer head unit for Christmas and I added these as well as the 5.25 for the rear. Great speakers for an ever better price.
great sound for price
Pros: sound and price
Fast delivery. awesome speakers. They really made me realize what i was missing by just have my factory speakers this whole time.
Very well made and sound very good!
Great product and great price
Cons: None Yet
Really easy to install and sound much better than the factory speakers.
Good sound for the price.
Awesome replacement speakers compared to the factory speakers. I just replaced my Honda Civic factory speakers with this and I am glad I did. The sound is great and they provide more bass, yes, more bass than the factory ones. Thank you Kicker, you kick some bass.
Pros: Great sound and bass.
Cons: Could not find one.
Replaced front and back speakers in son's 2000 Jetta. Original speakers rotted out and dire need of replacement. Took less than an hour to do change. Fit was great and sound restored to radio.
Pros: Ease of installation and sounds great for the money
Cons: So far none
These speakers installed easily in my 2007 Chevy Trailblazer. The sounds is great and the price was very reasonable.
Pros: Good sound , good price, easy installation
Cons: None that I can think of right now.
I bought these to replace all of my failed factory speakers in an 08 trailblazer. They were easy to install and the sound quality has drastically improved! Can't beat the price either and top it off with 2 day shipping. What more could I ask for?
Pros: Easy to install, good sound
Cons: None yet
I bought two pairs of these speakers for my daughter's car when one of the front speakers start rattling. I replaced the front speakers immediately and noticed they didn't have nearly the bass as the original factory speakers. I was a little disappointed at first because there was way too much ear-piercing treble. I adjusted the EQ to where it was tolerable. But that's not where the story ends. The factory unit only put out about 8 to 10 watts per channel. For a graduation gift I decided I would install a premium stereo in her car, two pairs of these Kickers, along with a sub and amp. I installed a Pioneer 80PRS head unit, these speakers, a 12" Digital Designs sub, and a 5-channel JBL amp pushing 75 WPC on these, and 350 watts on the sub. After installing the HU and amp these speakers came to life! They sound absolutely amazing! As clear as can be in 60 hertz range and up. These speakers can handle power flawlessly, and sound extremely good doing it. The point is, if your just replacing factory speakers, these speakers may or may not be what your looking for. If your looking to add to your stereo later, these speakers will most definitely fit the bill. With the low power that most factory units put out these won't "wow" you, but if you add a little power they will.
Pros: Clean sound, good staging, and excellent power handling.
Cons: Don't really sound very good with a low wattage head unit.
I bought these speakers to replace the factory front door speakers on my 2008 Trailblazer SS Bose with Nav. I installed the the drivers side speaker, then tested it. The passenger, factory speaker was much louder at a given volume, and the sound was much better. Called Crutchfield support was told that Bose has some kind of crossover filter that blocks high frequencies, preventing the Kicker (2-way) speaker from getting the full range of sound. Also, the Kicker speaker requires much more power than the factory speaker, so at any volume the factory speaker sounded louder. I bought both the front and rear Kickers, but was told by the sales person not to replace the factory tweeters in the dash. Because the kicker speaker takes more power, the tweeter is blasting you out when you turn up the volume. Bottom line, these speaker would not work with the rest of my factory components. The sales person should have known that, and directed me to other products. I returned them.
Cons: Couldn't say anything good, sounded terrible in my car
A replacement to my stock speakers on a 2015 Corolla. Sound quality is clear and crisp. Provides a decent amount of bass without having an amp. A quality upgrade to my after market head unit. Great all around sound.
Pros: Clear. Powerful. Inexpensive. Easy to self install. Excellent buy.
Sounds real good. They have a nice clear tone to them. A whole lot better than the stock speakers
Pros: Easy to install.
After doing the research I decided to order speakers from Crutchfield rather than get the same kickers from an ebay source, because I thought the extra accessories would be helpful, and they were. The package arrived literally the next afternoon, less than 48 hours. I bought the foam speaker enclosures and cut an inch diameter hole in the back of them for the wire to go through and "breathing" air for the speaker. When clamping the foam into the OEM replacement plastic clip-ons it's a tight fit but the idea is to not have something in the door buzz... which would drive me crazy. Others have discussed the bass response as lacking but I found the bass from my stock head unit set to "jazz" was more distinct, not louder but "better" than the OEM speakers. Which were both broken lol. Look at your OEM speaker, it weighs half of what these kickers weigh, with cheap paper cone and flimsy foam surround, it's a wonder they lasted this long. Now it sounds like I'm standing next to a drum kit when Phil hits the toms. I only replaced the door speakers, and now due to some serious turning up the volume the back door speakers are crackling and I'll probably have to replace those also since they are ruining the sound from the new speakers.
Pros: Installing the speaker is easier than removing the door panel.
Cons: The instructions were a little lacking, but I figured it out intuitively. At first it appeared there were no screws to attach the speaker to the supplied plastic snap-in bezel. I bought some nuts and bolts from the hardware store, then discovered the screws were in the plastic wrap of the second speaker I had not completely unwrapped yet. For this installation you don't use the grill cover that comes with the speaker.
Nice sounding speaker, replaced worn out factory speakers. Installed in 09 Tahoe rear doors with factory radio.
Pros: Under $50 a pair (what I paid),
They sound great. I am only moving them with the stock radio. The were installed in a Yamaha Side X Side. I was in doubt to use an external amp, but so far not needed.
Pros: Great for the price.
Cons: nothing so far.