View original topic: radio speaker replacement
tpvw Tue Sep 24, 2002 6:39 am

My '71 Super has the very fine VW Sapphire XIV am/fm radio complete with single speaker in-dash. The speaker is blown. I have not been able to find another - NOS, repro, or used. Anyone know if it is a standard 4" or 5"? Can I just go to Radio Shack to find one?

mikevw57 Tue Sep 24, 2002 7:43 am

I bought a set of 4" speakers from Wal-Mart for my 63 sedan. They fit perfectly, and work way better than stock. Good Luck.

tpvw Wed Sep 25, 2002 1:49 pm

thanks, just picked up a $14 single speaker from Pep Boys. 40 watts, fits fine. It is a 5".

BTW - removing the dash speaker greatly increases airflow through the car -- good for hot days.

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