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    For those who have installed Polk DB-6501s...

    ..where did you mount the tweeter? Does it fit in the stock sail panel? Do you really have to butcher the sail panel to get them to fit?

    Thanks.

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    You should install tweeters in either the A-Pillar or kick panels.
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    would help to know what year and interior trim....

    I mounted my blaupunct tweeters right into the factory sail panels.... but I have a 2010.. and you may not have a tweeter position there. 07's have the tweeter just ahead of the door handle..

    we need more info to help you mang
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    You should be able to pop off your factory sail panels and mount the tweeter behind them. I had to get a little creative with mine but got it to work and it looks completely factory from the outside. I have a base model car, so I had to buy the sail panels (only $15 from local dealer). Since you already have them and the tweeters you could probably work something out with the factory mounts too.
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