Do it for yourself. Don’t think about other people’s opinion or expectations to what they think you are producing.
Time is also a factor here. You need to start the rescue mission as quickly as possible. If the diaphragm is allowed to settle, it can become almost impossible to get out again
With external amplifiers, the developers don’t know what amplifier and speaker will go together. However, with active crossovers, we can specify the amplifiers to perfectly match our drive units making sure they work together holistically. We know both parts