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There are lots of good reasons to buy speakers with built-in amps. And there are many different varieties of powered home speakers. We'll help you sort it all out.

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.

Brand-name speakers will make a big difference in your car's sound. But with some simple, relatively inexpensive extra steps, you can make them sound even better.

Learn about what to look for when choosing outdoor speakers, including weather-readiness and the speaker designs best-suited for different setups.

A great-sounding marine stereo can add a lot of enjoyment to your boating experience. If you're serious about sound, you need a set of quality, marine-rated speakers.

Marine stereo buying guide
by Tim Sprinkle

From sunlight to rain to extreme temperatures, your boat's marine audio system has to endure a lot of abuse. This article will help you choose the right marine stereo.

Golf carts aren't just for the "back nine" anymore -- they're almost as likely to be seen driving around the neighborhood. Your cool cart deserves a stereo to match.

Car audio for the first-time buyer
by Charlie Pastorfield

Buying car audio gear for the first time? Here are some tips to help you find the right stereo equipment for your car or truck.

This article will help you figure out how to start building the car stereo system that's right for you, by deciding where the weakness is in your current system.

Life with a factory stereo
by Charlie Pastorfield

Many new vehicles make it difficult to install a new stereo. This article covers some of your options for improving the sound without changing the stereo.

Video: Upgrading Your Factory Stereo, part 2
by Robert Ferency-Viars, Ken Nail

In this short video, Crutchfield experts show how a fellow employee created a high-performance car audio system without replacing his vehicle's factory stereo.

When it's time to upgrade your boat's audio system, it's important to look for marine-rated stereo equipment that can stand up to life on the water.

New marine speakers in your boat will give you an immediate upgrade in sound quality, but you'll also need a marine amplifier to get the best sound over open water.

Looking for a way to add fun and functionality to your ATV? The Power Rail line of accessories is a great way to add lights, speakers, and more.

Video: car amplifier power
by Zak Billmeier, Ken Nail

We describe the basics of deciding how much power an amplifier should have when you're trying to match it to your speakers or subwoofers.

Building a great car stereo doesn't have to be an "all or nothing" proposition. With a plan and a budget, you can build a great audio system one step at a time.

Looking for a simple way to improve your TVs sound? A sound bar may be the solution.

These bolt-in audio component kits from Rockford Fosgate will make your Polaris RZR rock. They let you upgrade your sound without cutting or modifying your ATV.

Amps make music fun
by Buck Pomerantz

When you add an amp to your system, the sound becomes higher, wider, and more realistic — like the band's in the car and you're in the front row.

Whether you're fishing, waterskiing, or just cruising around, boating is even more enjoyable when you have a quality marine audio system to provide the music.

FUSION is a company dedicated to bringing high-performance audio to the marine market. That's why their marine audio products are "designed from the water up."

Learn the basics of power amplifier applications and connections, plus criteria for choosing the right amplifier for your PA sound system.

Many of us have music on our computers. In this video, we'll go through the steps you need to take to create a desktop audio system.

Setting up your speakers for their best musical performance may take a little extra time, but can go a long way toward enhancing your long-term satisfaction.

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.

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.

Car Stereo FAQ
by Crutchfield Writing Team

Crutchfield's car audio experts answer some of the most frequently asked questions about buying and installing a car stereo.

Polk Signature Series home speakers give you big sound for your music and home theater. They're high-res certified, and they look great, too.

Our friend Tim already had a cool boat, but the stereo wasn't keeping up. We decided to do something about that. Here's the gear we chose for a complete audio upgrade.

Okay. Your new car stereo components are out of their boxes, installed, and hooked up. Now what? How do you make your new system sound as good as it should?

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

Steve Silberman from AudioQuest visited Crutchfield to share some techniques for hooking our computers up to our stereos and getting better sound.

2010-2015 Toyota Prius
by Jon Paulette

With a new receiver in your Prius, you'll get more out of your smartphone, while aftermarket speakers will add new life to your music collection.

2009-2012 Ford Flex
by Jon Paulette

Our profile of the 2009-2012 Ford Flex discusses what you need to know to replace the stereo and speakers, and add an amplifier and subwoofers.

Jordan B. from Florence, SC, wasn't happy with the sound in his 2000 Chevrolet Camaro, so he added a new stereo from Pioneer, plus speakers from Kenwood and Pioneer.

2004-2008 Acura TL
by Jon Paulette

The Acura TL is a sporty sedan that will please both drivers and passengers. Stereo replacement is very difficult, but you can improve your sound with new speakers.

1998-2010 Volkswagen Beetle
by Traci Benoit

Replacing the New Beetle's factory stereo is fairly easy, but the speakers will require a little more work. If you care about great sound, though, it's worth it.

Minivan makeover
by Buck Pomerantz

High schooler Morgan didn't particularly enjoy getting stuck driving the family minivan, until we gave her a rockin' aftermarket sound system to plug her iPhone into.

Our Research Team has assembled a database of over 25,000 vehicles. No one else in the car audio industry does what we do. That's why no one else knows what we know.

Brent P, who works in Crutchfield's IT department, was able to improve his 2007 Saab 9-3's sound and functionality without installing a new receiver.

2006-2009 Saab 9-5
by Jon Paulette

The 9-5 is a smooth and silent car that's a great home for an audio system. Replacing the stock receiver isn't recommended, but new speakers will make a big difference.

2012-2015 Honda CR-V
by Jon Paulette

Big enough to haul kids and dogs in comfort, but small enough to slice through the suburban jungle, this versatile SUV will be even better with a new stereo system.

If you're looking for a cheap, thrifty little car, a Metro might fit the bill. You'll want to drown out the buzzy little engine, though, so a new stereo is a smart buy.

2012-2016 Subaru Impreza
by Jon Paulette

The Impreza is a practical, economical family car that offers the added bonus of all-wheel drive. A new stereo will make a very nice car an even nicer place to be.

A lot of C3 Corvettes were sold over the years, it's no surprise to see plenty of them on the road. If you need a new stereo for your 'Vette, you're in the right place.

These classic sports cars are fun to drive, drop-dead gorgeous, and every bit as likely to turn heads now as when they were new. Turn up your tunes with a new stereo.

If you're into the classic definition of "grand touring," this GT is a blast. The V-6 sounds great, but you'll enjoy the drive a lot more with an upgraded stereo.

2000-2009 Honda S2000
by Jon Paulette

The S2000 was made for fun, but it also starts, runs, and does all sorts of "normal car" things. Imagine how much fun it'll be with a stereo you can actually hear!

2006-2012 Porsche Cayman
by Jon Paulette

The Porsche Cayman is designed for pure, unadulterated road-carving enjoyment. This mid-engined rocketship is fun as-is, but a new stereo will make it even better.

2005-2012 Porsche Boxster
by Jon Paulette

The Boxster is about as good as it gets when it comes to droptop sports cars. Replacing the stock stereo will make your music sound as good as the engine - almost!

2002-2009 GMC Envoy
by Jon Paulette

Big enough for people and gear, yet small enough to park without a team of dockworkers, the GMC Envoy is a sensible SUV that's a great home for an aftermarket stereo.

1997-2005 Buick Park Avenue
by Jon Paulette

The Park Avenue is a winning combination of value and voluptuousness, but the stock stereos have aged. Building a better stereo for your Buick is easier than you think.

2003-2004 Mercury Marauder
by Jon Paulette

No one really needed a gargantuan sedan with sports coupe handling, but Mercury built one anyway. This is an awesome car, and a new stereo will make it even better.

2009-2014 Ford E-Series
by Jon Paulette

The final version of Ford's long-running E-Series (nee Econoline) is arguably the most van-tastic van ever. A new stereo will bring some much-needed boom to this box.

The Pontiac Grand Prix offers swoopy styling and plenty of power. Upgrading the not-so-exciting factory stereo will make this car even more enjoyable.

The Express and Savana are reasonably priced, simple as rope, and good at doing what needs to be done. An aftermarket stereo will make anything you do more enjoyable.

2007-2012 GMC Acadia
by Jon Paulette

The Acadia an attractive, efficient 21st century people-mover with a spacious cabin that's a terrific setting for a high-performance aftermarket stereo system.

When our friend Alex decided to upgrade the stereo system on his Yamaha AR210, we told him to tow it to our headquarters and let our advisors do the work.

2001-2005 Lexus IS 300
by Jon Paulette

The original IS 300 quickly earned a reputation as one of the best cars in its class. The car's original stereo system, however, is aging and in need of an upgrade.

2006-2009 Pontiac Solstice
by Jon Paulette

The Solstice didn't save Pontiac, but it's a car worth savoring. Whether you have a convertible or a coupe, a great-sounding aftermarket stereo can make it even better.

2014-up Ram ProMaster
by Jon Paulette

The Ram ProMaster is a hard-working van that offers tons of space for audio upgrades. You can vastly improve your daily drive by upgrading the receiver and speakers.

For 2015, Jeep continued to improve the Wrangler and Wrangler Unlimited, a process which included new stereos. The stock audio gear is good, but you can do better.

With lines that evoke both the Power Wagons of the past and the semi-trucks of the present day, Dodge trucks just look cool. A new stereo will make yours even cooler.

2001-2007 Volvo V70
by Jon Paulette

A properly maintained Volvo will run more or less forever, so if you plan to keep your car for the long haul, a new stereo will make those many miles more enjoyable.

This Beetle is longer, lower and wider than any before, but it's still a very cool small car. If you want a bigger, bolder, better stereo, you're in the right place.

The Harley-Davidson Electra Glide is made for riders who enjoy taking long trips on nice days in maximum comfort. A stereo will make the open road even more enjoyable.

2007-2011 Honda CR-V
by Jon Paulette

The third-generation CR-V is an excellent choice for all sorts of drivers, but if you care about sound, you'll definitely want to install an aftermarket stereo.

Judging by the number of Accord sedans on the road, there are a lot more smart people out there than you'd probably think. Adding a new stereo is smart, too.

1997-2001 Jeep Cherokee
by Jon Paulette

The Cherokee gets the job done on the road or off. If you're looking for a reasonably priced SUV that's ready for stereo (and other) modifications, it's a great choice.

The Escape and Mariner offer plenty of room for people, bikes, and just about anything else. An aftermarket stereo system will be a great addition to your SUV.

2012-2016 Toyota Yaris
by Jon Paulette

The Yaris is a great example of small car tech in the early 21st Century. It's a smart, peppy little car, and a new stereo will make it even more fun to drive.

2006-2011 Honda Civic
by Rick Carlton

The Civic has evolved from its humble sub-compact beginnings to become a leading luxury compact. Here's what to expect when you replace your car's factory stereo.

1984-1988 Pontiac Fiero
by Jon Paulette

If you always wanted a good, clean Fiero, now's the time to live the dream. These cars can be fun in stock trim, but a new stereo will really bring your Fiero to life.

We've learned a lot about marine audio installations over the years. This article contains tips for installing receivers, speakers, subs, amps, and more on your boat.

2003-2008 Subaru Forester
by Jon Paulette

If you're looking for a practical, reliable wagon/SUV, a Gen 2 Subaru Forester is a smart choice. Replacing the weak, old factory stereo is a pretty smart idea, too.

2002 Chevrolet Avalanche
by Jon Paulette

Part pickup, part multi-tool, the original Chevy Avalanche is one cool truck. We'll help you find the stereo gear you need to make your Avalanche sound awesome.

2013-2016 Scion FR-S
by Jon Paulette

The Scion FR-S is a sporty coupe for people who really like driving. If you want to add a more enjoyable stereo system to your car, you've come to the right place.

Dodge has produced some of the best-looking pickups on the road, but the factory stereos aren't always as impressive. A new stereo will make a good truck even better.

2006-2010 Hyundai Sonata
by Jon Paulette

The Sonata is a smart, stylish sedan that's good enough to compete head-to-head with any car in its segment. The stock stereo could stand an upgrade, though.

2005-2011 Dodge/Ram Dakota
by Jon Paulette

The Dakota was one of the last of the "mid-size" pickups, so it's ideal for people who know exactly how much truck they need. It probably needs a new stereo, though.

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