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Car's front door speakers are not working and I wanna identify the problem and possibly resolve it. All other speakers work well except the ones on the front doors. 

BTW its a 1999 RX 300.

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Hi David and welcome.

These are just a shot in the dark but I hope they might help.

The first is a short in a wiring harness...

A blown fuse to a part of the amplifier....

A bad amplifier...

Crossover failure....

any other SWAG!  lol

I don't know whether the power to the amp is divided or just one path. In the 90's Lexus used primarily Pioneer or Nakamichi (sp) stereos. In most cases the amplifier was mounted under the passenger seat, the glove box, or the trunk. With an RX, I really don't know where the amplifier was placed.

Please come back and let us know what you find.

Paul

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Thanks a lot for the reply's. One of my friends suggested that the problem is most probably with the wires. I wanted to find out if the wires can get detached from the speakers? Is it possible? 

 

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