Read JBL GTO 626 (serv.man2) User Guide / Operation Manual online
for purchasing JBL Grand Touring
and trouble-free as possible. Please read it thoroughly before
proceeding. Remember to keep your sales receipt and this manual
in a safe place so both are available for future reference.
Installation of automotive stereo
components can require extensive
experience with a variety of
mechanical and electrical proce-
dures. Although these instructions
explain how to install Grand
Touring Series multielement
speakers in a general sense, they
do not show the exact installation
methods for your particular vehicle.
If you do not feel you have the
experience, do not attempt the
installation yourself, but instead
ask your authorized JBL car audio
dealer about professional installa-
Playing loud music in an automo-
bile can hinder your ability to hear
traffic as well as permanently
damage your hearing. The maxi-
mum volume levels achievable with
JBL speakers, combined with high
power amplification, may exceed
safe levels for extended listening.
We recommend using low volume
levels when driving. JBL accepts
no liability for hearing loss, bodily
injury, or property damage as a
result of use or misuse of this
In some cars, fuel tanks may be
located directly beneath the rear
deck. Before installation, make
sure there is adequate speaker
basket clearance before consider-
ing this location!
• Always wear protective eyewear
before you start. Disconnect the
(–) negative lead from your
moving a speaker, always rest it
with the cone or dome facing up.
Never use force to install any
before drilling any holes or
installing any screws. Remember
that the screws can extend
behind the surface.
hydraulic brake lines, vacuum lines
and electrical wiring. Use extreme
caution when cutting or drilling in
and around these areas.
unwanted fabric or vinyl, to keep
material from snagging in a drill
bit or saw.
throughout the range of the
window’s travel, and verify that a
mounted speaker will not
interfere with the window crank
or power window mechanism.
deck torsion bars, glove box or
other structural elements.
GTO6536, GTO926, GTO936 or GTO836 using the supplied grille.
than four mounting “ears.”
listener using the UniPivot
GTO636 or GTO6536 using the supplied grilles.
standard speaker locations.
designed to be installed under factory grilles.
Consequently, no grilles are packaged with
using the UniPivot
to fit a variety of different 165mm openings.
Select an appropriate adapter ring and secure
it to the vehicle using the sheet-metal screws
provided, then attach the speaker to the ring
with the machine screws.
Mounting the GTO6526 or GTO6536 in 165mm
speaker locations or GTO626, GTO636 in 160mm
described in this owner’s manual are in compliance
with technical standards:
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The loudspeaker grilles may be cleaned with a damp cloth. Do not use any cleaners or solvents on the grilles or the speaker cones.
Features, specifications and appearance are subject to change without notice.