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Boston 746 speakers

I went to a local stereo shop and listened to some 4x6 speakers. I liked the way the boston speakers sounded. I asked the salesman if he was running a amp with this set up he answered no. I brought them home and insalled them in a 01 Wrangler. I turned the stereo on and my wife and I feel they sound nothing like the ones we listened to at the storeo shop. I remember that the store had them in an enclosure and in my Wrangler there relly is no enclosure. Do you think this my be a prombloem?

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They might have had a mini amp installed in each speaker some models of speakers have that feature to where u have to hook up power and also the regular speaker connections to the radio system basically even if you have a radio with some power then the speakers may have some type of crossover or something that makes it so if u dont have the power hooked up to them then they wont work right... but there are some speakers out there that dont do that, or it could be that if the stereo that u r using may just be that it has barely any output so it doesnt power the speakers... option 1, if it is the stereo then u will eather have to go to a car shop that sells the self powering speakers "not as cheap as regular speakers" and get those or, option 2, which consists of having to install a new stereo system with more power "remember the system hass to have a little more power than all the speakers combined together..."

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