New owner looking for sound system advice - Scion iM Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 Old 06-15-2020, 08:31 PM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2020
Posts: 2
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
New owner looking for sound system advice

Hey everyone, I am a new owner to a 2016 scion Im (manual transmission 6 speed). I don't know where to start as this is my first car, but was wondering if anyone has any advice on audio systems (speakers, sub woofer etc.) that I can put into the car? Also a price range if possible. Very excited to see where the road takes me, love the new car. Also irrelevant from the topic, unless I suck at driving does the car seem to stop picking up as much when going from first to second or second to third? Thanks for all the advice!
Ace Fendi is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 Old 06-18-2020, 10:23 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2020
Posts: 3
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I installed a Rockville 10" Basstube in my '18 iM.
You will need a harness that goes from the factory harness to head unit that adds a receiver wire (acc wire) and RCAs. You can look on ebay for everything. Do as much research as you can. I wired mine down from the fire wall gasket behind the glove box and brought through the driver side trim pieces to the back (where the back seats split the back from the "trunk"). Sorry for no links or pics, just signed up to this forum and am at work right now.

I think everything (including a remote start module and T harness) cost me about a little less than 400 bucks. The iM already has a nice, dynamic sound system. But that extra bass definitely completes the huge interior space of the hatchback.

GL
Jmshanahan44 is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Scion iM Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome