Door Speaker Upgrade
Rewards your ears with an improved audio system for Rav4 buyers who opted out of the premium speaker package. This guide will cover how to upgrade the door speakers. Door speakers are 6.5 inches and are located on each door. This is a great improvement along side the dashboard speaker upgrade.
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Youtube Video Install Guide
Check out the video to learn more on how to remove the front door panel
Remove the Door Panel by Following Other guide
Follow other guides already posted.
Remove factory speaker mounts
Drill into each of the three rivets all the way through.
This will remove the factory mount from the door.
See video at the end for more help
Install Aftermarket Speaker Mount
Screw mount into the frame with appropriate bolts.
This guide used bolts from Home Depot
Apply seal that come with speakers
Seal will help prevent rattle
Seal was included with speakers
You can also remove from old speakers
Drill wire holes on the after market mount
This will be necessary to connect speaker wire to factory wire
Screw speaker into the mount
Screws were included with the speakers
Connect wires together
Factory White Wire is Negative
Factory wires are aluminum. Will not solder.
Use lever nut connectors or purchase wire harness. Do not cut if you want to use wire harness
Enjoy New Speakers
Consider purchasing a 4 channel amp for improved bass.