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This is a discussion on Factory Subwoofer Instatllation within the Electronics/Car Audio forums, part of the Interior Mods category; Alright, I bought one of the factory subs off ebay a couple of days ago. I just went for it ...

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    Red face Factory Subwoofer Instatllation

    Alright, I bought one of the factory subs off ebay a couple of days ago. I just went for it because it's small, doesn't take up much space, and I don't really care about rattling my bolts loose. I just wanted something more than stock. So today I opened up the package and it came with the sub and the frame to mount the sub under the seat, thats it. I just got the instructions from I just checked out the instructions for installing it. Looking at it, I noticed that there is something that looks like it's a harness. I don't know if it is or not, but all I know is that I definatley didn't get one with my sub. Do I need one or is it back behind the stereo ready to plug in and go? Help.

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    Corey

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    hey, the factory sub should come with a bracket and the sub plus a harness, the harness will plug directly to the radio and teh stock ardio harness plugs onto the sub harness, you should be able to install whole kit in 5 minutes, PM me if you need more help

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    Corey sounds like you unknowingly got hosed. Hope you didn't pay too muc for the sub. You can buy the harness at the dealer. You can order it here --> http://www.subaruwrxparts.com/wrx-interior.html

    $75 though. After that it appears to be a simple install. Good luck!

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    Yeah, I got hosed lol... I got the sub for $80, so I'm not too mad about it. I emailed the seller to see if he would be willing to send the harness. But if not I'll have to pick one up. Thanks for the link!

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    Most who are selling the factory sub use the harness for a new aftermarket sub. $80 is not bad + 75 for the harness. $155 a new one is ~$200 shipped. Maybe he has it for you though.

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    Yeah, I'm still waiting for him to reply. If he ever does reply... I didn't know that you could use the same harness for an aftermarket sub. Maybe thats why hes holding onto it...

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