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Kicker L7 rebuild / recoil

I have a kicker L7 2003 model and i need to replace the voice coils. i managed to get the spider and the cone out succsefully. i even managed to find a new voice coil.

i need help pulling apart the coil from the cone. also what information i should take note of before taking it completely apart.

i also will need to know how to align a new coil onto the spider/cone.

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    jason K Aug 15, 2009

    this tutorial is for traditional speakers. the ones i have are square and the dust cap doesnt seemt to come off. i could try to cut it off but i need to see one taken apart first.

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DUDE TRY http://www.simplyspeakers.com/speakerreconinginstructions.htm

U WILL LEARN A TO Z

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