front speakers quit working. all others still work.. could it just be the speakers or the radio

snowgoer318
0

Asked by snowgoer318 Mar 03, 2013 at 10:18 PM about the 2005 Pontiac G6 GT

Question type: General

7 Answers

Paul Whitlock
835

Probably the radio -- check and make sure no one messed with the fade .. factory speakers are super lame usually. I'd think about putting in new stereo and speakers all around -- you'll love it

snowgoer318
0

ya was hoping to keep it factory because of the info msging part. have tried everything with the radio and no luck. thank you

judge_roy
Not Active

you could test the wires leading to the speakers to see if both are 4 ohms or open or shorted. next you could check the connector output to the speakers, perhaps you'll find a fuse on the speaker line, at least you'll have the knowledge that the speaker is blown, or if no voltage is on each speaker line, you'll know to have the amplifier serviced or replaced.

judge_roy
Not Active

often there is a safety fuse on the output transistor, to protect the transistor, you may want to pop the top off this unit to see if either the breaker can be reset or a small glass fuse needs replacing....more importantly why did the front speakers give up? lightning crack? gremlins with their dia-bow-lickal sabo-tay-gee?

tenspeed
53,345

Find a G6 forum and run a "Item wanted" ad for a radio. There's probably a few that upgraded and will sell their stock head units. You might find one on eBay. Here's a couple of forums that looks active - http://www.g6ownersclub.com/forum/ -- http://www.gtoforum.com/forum- index.php

Jameswebster1949
0

my front speakers want work either, the tweeters are workin, I bet it's the amp that has gone bad for the front damn

Jameswebster1949
0

radio is a pain to work on check youtube I wish it was bad speakers but it's not likely

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

G6
Looking for a Used G6 in your area?
CarGurus has 7,912 nationwide G6 listings starting at $2,000.
ZIP:

Search Pontiac G6 Questions

Pontiac G6 Experts

#1 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 380
#1 gmard1
gmard1
Reputation 380
#3 Andy Huhn
Andy Huhn
Reputation 320
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Pontiac Grand Prix"
179 Great Deals out of 5,172 listings starting at $795
Used Chevrolet Malibu"
1,526 Great Deals out of 72,364 listings starting at $855
Used Nissan Altima"
1,483 Great Deals out of 79,368 listings starting at $1,495
Used Ford Mustang"
1,021 Great Deals out of 25,267 listings starting at $1,329
Used Honda Accord"
1,200 Great Deals out of 64,805 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Impala"
1,627 Great Deals out of 57,939 listings starting at $990
Used Chevrolet Cobalt"
396 Great Deals out of 7,444 listings starting at $900
Used Toyota Camry"
1,509 Great Deals out of 69,868 listings starting at $1,395
Used Ford Fusion"
1,645 Great Deals out of 68,724 listings starting at $2,995
Used Pontiac GTO"
21 Great Deals out of 384 listings starting at $7,500
Used Nissan Maxima"
608 Great Deals out of 19,526 listings starting at $1,495
Used Dodge Charger"
619 Great Deals out of 30,611 listings starting at $2,950

Used Cars For Sale

2009 Pontiac G6 GT For Sale
16 Great Deals out of 352 listings starting at $4,990
2008 Pontiac G6 GT For Sale
29 Great Deals out of 400 listings starting at $3,995
2007 Pontiac G6 GT For Sale
18 Great Deals out of 230 listings starting at $2,499
2006 Pontiac G6 GT For Sale
14 Great Deals out of 257 listings starting at $2,999