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Just thought I would pass this on as it may help someone else.
I've just changed from the latest shape Fiesta to the 2010 model Rio and must say I'm very impressed. My only critsism with the Rio was the quality of the door speakers, however I've just installed four Blaupunkt GTx 652 speakers at a cost of about £80 and the quality is now superb.
 

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I am glad it sounds better.

Was it an easy job to do ?

I suspect the front door ones are not too hard to do.
I am not too sure how easy the back door speakers are though.
 

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The front and rear door panels are very similar to remove, you only need a crosshead screwdriver and bravery! A friend whos job is taking interior trims of Porsches and Mercs apart helped me with the first one and it's easy (he was also quite impressed with the build quality and that none of the clips broke when dismantling). If you're on a budget then only do the fronts as it could be the best £40 you spend.

Good luck!
 

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What size speakers are an exact replacement for the speakers in the Rio at the moment? Rio 3 6 speakers.

I will be wanting to make it sound as decent as possible with the current built in stereo.

Also, what type is needed, 2 way, 3 way, 4 way, coaxial, etc etc.
 

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I needed 6
inch speakers for my 2010 Rio which are not as plentiful as the more popular 6.5inch. Therefore
I just plumped for the first ones I could find for a reasonable price which
turned out to be the Blaupunkt GTx 652. They were the correct size with even
the fixing holes in the right place. Result!.
 

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I've used those Blaupunkt GTx 652. Before there nice speakers run of a headunit I've never seen them in 6 " always 6.5 " I think kia used the 6" sizes to buy from dealer only . What rating rme were the ones removed ? Mine in my picanto was 20 :O which is shocking
 
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