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Replacing factory speakers in a 2-door 97 Cavalier

I recently bought a new stereo head unit, that was fun to install but I saved myself a lot of money not letting Best Buy install it.

ANYWAY, my problem is I'm in need of replacing the factory speakers, I'm definitely going to go aftermarket, whatever I get at Wal-Mart cheapest, but a known brand to me, ie sony or pioneer, something along those lines.

So do I have to buy any kind of speaker mounting kits or rewire anything, anything crazy like that? Front and rear speakers. Somebody told me something about maybe needing speaker mounting kits, it sounds very complicated and I'm extremely illiterate when it comes to car audio and things of that nature. I'm not trying to rig anything, unless it's a sure-fire just as good as a paid installation job kind of deal. I'd prefer everything to set right and just a clean sound. One, maybe two of the current speakers are blown, just doesn't sound good when playing metal ya know?

Anyway, thanks in advance


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Just make sure they are the same size as your stock speakers and they should just fit right in no customizing needed. For a 1997 Cavalier it's 4X6 in the front and 6X9 in the rear. Shouldn't be too hard just a couple screws and hooking up the existing wire to your new speakers.


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