You're at the largest Shelby GT350 community !
2,800+ Members Strong!

Jump to content

Custom Search



Toggle shoutbox Shoutbox Open the Shoutbox in a popup

@  Foon : (08 December 2017 - 01:46 PM)

I changed dead battery in 2008 Shelby, now my instrument cluster is not working correctly. No fuel indication , no oil pressure indication,no blinkers or 4 ways(indication). All lights work but don't indicate. Did I blow a fuse, does the computer need reset??

@  smokum : (07 December 2017 - 03:30 PM)

Congrats tipmartinez ..... incredible car isnt it

@  tipmartinez : (05 December 2017 - 02:03 PM)

New member purchased a used 2016 GT350 in Aug. Loving it so far.

@  panhead201 : (27 November 2017 - 08:08 PM)

Anybody know if 66 350 H came in white with gold stripes? I always thought they only came in black with gold or white with blue. The one I've got is white with gold. I did a bare metal strip and repaint and if it was a repaint I can't tell.It's also got a Paxton on it. I freshened it up, forged pistons and rods, cam. shaft mounted Jesel roller rockers, etc. It's dynoing about 585, and I love driving it. It's gonna get me in trouble. Thanks, if anybody knows about the paint.

@  islandmon : (24 November 2017 - 10:12 AM)

SCCA Class

@  Dagon : (22 November 2017 - 02:06 PM)

challah bread!!

@  smokum : (22 November 2017 - 08:42 AM)

Hola back !!!

@  jimbo020 : (21 November 2017 - 01:10 PM)

hola!

@  Dagon : (20 November 2017 - 05:53 PM)

Used Gt350 for sale in virginia area, will ship.

@  sigsauerguy68 : (19 November 2017 - 09:53 PM)

spoiler

@  smokum : (17 November 2017 - 01:29 PM)

pm sent PSU Alumm2

@  PSU Alumm2 : (17 November 2017 - 11:55 AM)

I placed an order and paid for the License plate holder that is listed on this site on the 15th & to date I have not gotten any shipping info. Also sent an email with no response. Any suggestions? It is through registry market place.
They refunded my money, but I really wanted the license plate holder. I will look elsewhere I guess.

@  smokum : (15 November 2017 - 12:54 PM)

welcome gss716 ...... enjoy the car !!!

@  gss716 : (13 November 2017 - 02:08 PM)

gss716 just joined 2017 gt350 white blue stripes 100 miles and counting

@  smokum : (07 November 2017 - 08:46 AM)

ROAD READY ... I hope your ok .... sounds like the car has had better days ... really sorry to hear .... hope you had track insurance on the car

@  cohibaguerrero : (06 November 2017 - 01:17 PM)

lowering seat

@  roadready : (05 November 2017 - 04:19 PM)

Hey new to forum have 2017 gt 350 beware of oil filter coming loose.I was at watkins glenn for track day oil filter came loose and 10 quarts of oil leaked out in nothing flat nailed wall wiped car. Please check filter torque every 500 miles this happened at 625 miles since I checked filter torque. Do not want to see anyone hurt. Be safe.

@  JLRX : (30 October 2017 - 07:43 PM)

Registry Marketplace - any issues/complaints?

@  JLRX : (30 October 2017 - 07:40 PM)

Registry Marketplace

@  smokum : (27 October 2017 - 11:17 AM)

Unless you already have, I would post this under racing ..... but I think you will be fine. I am sure your not the first GT350 to run that track.


Shelby GT350 Forum


Sign In  Log in with Facebook

Create Account
Welcome to the Shelby GT350 Forum - Home of the Shelby GT350 Registry

You must register to create topics or post in our community - but don't worry, this is a simple and free process that requires minimal information for you to signup. Be a part of Shelby GT350 Forum by signing up for a free account today and enjoy these benefits:
  • Invitations to special Shelby GT350 events
  • Start new topics and reply to others
  • Subscribe to topics and forums to get email updates
  • Get your own profile page and make new friends
  • Send personal messages to other members
  • Create a photo album and post photos
  • Enter Shelby trivia contests
  • Receive special promotional offers. . .and more. Click here to join now.
Posted Image
 
Guest Message by DevFuse

Photo
- - - - -

Where's the 9th speaker?


  • Please log in to reply
19 replies to this topic

#1 OFFLINE   CKS66

CKS66
  • New Member
  • 10 posts
  • Region:U.S. Southern Plains
  • Location:San Antonio, TX
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 16 June 2017 - 04:50 PM

I've got a 2017 with the electronics package. There's definitely not a subwoofer in the trunk. So, two rear deck speakers, 2 front tweeters, two front mids, and two front woofers. Is there a front mid speaker in the dash above the oil gauges? I haven't looked close enough to tell




#2 OFFLINE   smokum

smokum
  • Moderator
  • 1,104 posts
  • Region:U.S. Southern Atlantic
  • Location:Port Charlotte Fl
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 17 June 2017 - 08:25 AM

Cant say for certain but I havent noticed one in that spot

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#3 OFFLINE   CKS66

CKS66
  • New Member
  • 10 posts
  • Region:U.S. Southern Plains
  • Location:San Antonio, TX
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 17 June 2017 - 10:42 AM

Finally found the answer on line. The 2017 with the electronics package has the same 9 speaker system Ford started making in 2015. There is a 3 1/2 inch center channel in dash above the oil gauges, for surround sound. Different amp than the seven speaker system, too. 8+1, for what that's worth

#4 OFFLINE   WAGT350

WAGT350
  • GT350 Member
  • 300 posts
  • Region:U.S. Pacific Northwest
  • Location:Seattle
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 17 June 2017 - 01:29 PM

for complete 360 degree sound do the following steps:

 

1. Lower your windows

2. Flip your exhaust to 'Sport' mode

3. Hit the gas until you reach about 4,000 to 5,000 rpm

 

Now you can enjoy the complete surround sound plus others around you will enjoy your music as well... :)


  • barstowpo and hobbie1 like this

#5 OFFLINE   loco_dave

loco_dave
  • GT350 Member
  • 35 posts
  • Region:U.S. Mountain
  • Location:Arizona
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 17 June 2017 - 02:13 PM

for complete 360 degree sound do the following steps:

 

1. Lower your windows

2. Flip your exhaust to 'Sport' mode

3. Hit the gas until you reach about 4,000 to 5,000 rpm

 

Now you can enjoy the complete surround sound plus others around you will enjoy your music as well... :)

 

 

Amen to that!  That's the only sound track that you need!. :rockon:  


  • WAGT350 likes this

#6 OFFLINE   smokum

smokum
  • Moderator
  • 1,104 posts
  • Region:U.S. Southern Atlantic
  • Location:Port Charlotte Fl
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 20 June 2017 - 11:16 AM

for complete 360 degree sound do the following steps:

 

1. Lower your windows

2. Flip your exhaust to 'Sport' mode

3. Hit the gas until you reach about 4,000 to 5,000 rpm

 

Now you can enjoy the complete surround sound plus others around you will enjoy your music as well... :)

 

 

that is thinking out of the box ........ a wise guy i c :)

 

 

don


  • WAGT350 likes this

Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#7 OFFLINE   johnny1

johnny1
  • GT350 Member
  • 53 posts
  • Region:Decline
  • Location:Kansas
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 20 June 2017 - 11:26 AM

So does the 2016 not have a speaker in that dash spot above the oil gauges with all the slots? I have a 2017 but had a 2016 and both it and another 2017 are on the showroom of my dealership. And when you look down through the windshield of the 2016 you can see a circular spot in the dash slots exactly the same as the 2017. So would that mean its blank under it and that Ford knew on the 2016 they were going to put a speaker in there?



#8 OFFLINE   smokum

smokum
  • Moderator
  • 1,104 posts
  • Region:U.S. Southern Atlantic
  • Location:Port Charlotte Fl
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 21 June 2017 - 11:35 AM

thats a good question ....... when you looked down from the windshield on your 16, you were not able to see a speaker ?

 

How about the 17, can you visibly see the speaker ?

 

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#9 OFFLINE   johnny1

johnny1
  • GT350 Member
  • 53 posts
  • Region:Decline
  • Location:Kansas
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 21 June 2017 - 12:27 PM

On both the 16 and 17 when looking down through windshield it looks the same. In the middle of those slots you see a round circle 3 inches or so. And looks as though its a speaker. But can't actually see for sure if its a speaker or the covering over where the 16 didn't have a speaker even though maybe they were preparing for putting one in in the future and therefore if a covering did on the 17 under the covering. or like I said that is a speaker I see. If so then both the 16 and 17 have one there.



#10 OFFLINE   smokum

smokum
  • Moderator
  • 1,104 posts
  • Region:U.S. Southern Atlantic
  • Location:Port Charlotte Fl
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 27 June 2017 - 10:12 AM

On both the 16 and 17 when looking down through windshield it looks the same. In the middle of those slots you see a round circle 3 inches or so. And looks as though its a speaker. But can't actually see for sure if its a speaker or the covering over where the 16 didn't have a speaker even though maybe they were preparing for putting one in in the future and therefore if a covering did on the 17 under the covering. or like I said that is a speaker I see. If so then both the 16 and 17 have one there.

I looked at my car and see where a speaker could be and my guess its probably just that ... a speaker !!

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#11 OFFLINE   LALaw

LALaw
  • New Member
  • 6 posts
  • Region:Decline
  • Location:Because racecar
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 12 July 2017 - 11:30 AM

The '16s have a speaker on the front deck above the oil gauges.



#12 OFFLINE   LALaw

LALaw
  • New Member
  • 6 posts
  • Region:Decline
  • Location:Because racecar
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 12 July 2017 - 11:31 AM

But speaking more generally, the sound system sounds like tinny crap to me. Unless you boost the treble and bass to near max, it just sounds ridiculously weak.



#13 OFFLINE   johnny1

johnny1
  • GT350 Member
  • 53 posts
  • Region:Decline
  • Location:Kansas
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 12 July 2017 - 11:46 AM

So any more thoughts where the 9th. speaker is if the 2016 has a speaker on the deck above the oil gauges also. It was said that's where it is on the 2017.



#14 OFFLINE   smokum

smokum
  • Moderator
  • 1,104 posts
  • Region:U.S. Southern Atlantic
  • Location:Port Charlotte Fl
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 13 July 2017 - 08:08 AM

we have a sub woofer in this car ....

 

Where ?

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#15 OFFLINE   johnny1

johnny1
  • GT350 Member
  • 53 posts
  • Region:Decline
  • Location:Kansas
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 13 July 2017 - 10:20 AM

No there is no sub woofer in the Shelby's even though for some reason on the 2017's at the lower part of center dash panel they put the word in white SHAKER (which the Shaker usually includes a sub woofer). No one can still seem to figure out the mystery of that also just like where actually is the 9th' speaker on the 2017's.



#16 OFFLINE   smokum

smokum
  • Moderator
  • 1,104 posts
  • Region:U.S. Southern Atlantic
  • Location:Port Charlotte Fl
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 13 July 2017 - 12:10 PM

No there is no sub woofer in the Shelby's even though for some reason on the 2017's at the lower part of center dash panel they put the word in white SHAKER (which the Shaker usually includes a sub woofer). No one can still seem to figure out the mystery of that also just like where actually is the 9th' speaker on the 2017's.

 

Me having partial hearing loss doesnt help but I am happy with the system though I have to have the volume up for obvious reasons !!

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#17 OFFLINE   johnny1

johnny1
  • GT350 Member
  • 53 posts
  • Region:Decline
  • Location:Kansas
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 13 July 2017 - 12:41 PM

Can understand the hearing situation. I'm an old fart with very little hearing out of my left ear therefore can't hear true stereo sound any more and also therefore the system is just fine and I also have to turn it up.



#18 OFFLINE   smokum

smokum
  • Moderator
  • 1,104 posts
  • Region:U.S. Southern Atlantic
  • Location:Port Charlotte Fl
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 13 July 2017 - 04:11 PM

Can understand the hearing situation. I'm an old fart with very little hearing out of my left ear therefore can't hear true stereo sound any more and also therefore the system is just fine and I also have to turn it up.

 

 

Great to get old isnt it !!! 

However I can hear the exhaust note quite fine  !

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#19 OFFLINE   WAGT350

WAGT350
  • GT350 Member
  • 300 posts
  • Region:U.S. Pacific Northwest
  • Location:Seattle
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 23 July 2017 - 09:40 AM

When the day comes that you cannot hear your exhaust sound (Sport mode) at 6,000 rpm's with the windows down will be the day I sell my GT350 for being to 'Old' to drive her  :)



#20 OFFLINE   Krogen

Krogen
  • GT350 Member
  • 138 posts
  • Region:U.S. Pacific Coast
  • Location:Puget Sound
  • Group: myshelby

Posted 23 July 2017 - 11:13 AM

When the day comes that you cannot hear your exhaust sound (Sport mode) at 6,000 rpm's with the windows down will be the day I sell my GT350 for being to 'Old' to drive her  :)

 

What?  (grin)  I think you're as old as you "think" you are.  IMHO, chronological and intellectual ages don't have to align.  Sometimes I think I'm 17, sometimes older but rarely my chronological age. I refuse to grow up!


  • johnny1 likes this




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users