JL Audio Stealthbox®
Custom-fit fiberglass enclosure with 10" W3v3-2 subwoofer fits 2003-2009 Toyota 4Runner (Medium gray)
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Item #: 13694131
Your price: $749.99 Earn up to 750 Rewards points
The JL Audio Stealthbox® custom-fit subwoofer delivers incredible bass in a package that takes up minimal space and blends in with your vehicle's interior. JL Audio designs Stealthboxes to fit in specific vehicles, then loads them with appropriate subwoofers for optimal performance. Pair the system with an appropriate amp and wiring for stellar concealed bass.
Perfect sound to go with the perfect fit
JL Audio puts months of research and design into each Stealthbox® custom-fit subwoofer to ensure not only that it fits, but that it sounds better than any other custom enclosed system. First, JL Audio determines the ideal shape and mounting location for each enclosure, so that it looks like an original part of the vehicle it's designed for. Next, they mount each high-performance subwoofer so it delivers amazing firepower from within its unique enclosure, without sacrificing clarity or musical depth.
The fiberglass enclosure offers superior rigidity while allowing more interior volume, so the sub can turn out louder, deeper bass. JL Audio craftsmen then laminate, grind, join, and finish each Stealthbox® by hand. The end result: full-bodied, distortion-free bass from an impressively stealthy enclosure.
Enjoy enhanced, custom-fit sound
This ported Stealthbox® enclosure fits 2003-2009 Toyota 4Runner SUVs. It installs in the passenger side rear cargo area. This Stealthbox® includes one W3v3 10" 2-ohm subwoofer from JL Audio. A carpeted steel-mesh grille is included. Please check with us before purchasing by using the vehicle selector on our site, or calling an Advisor at 1-888-955-6000 to verify fit information.
JL Audio has rated the difficulty of this Stealthbox® installation as moderate or high. Crutchfield recommends using a car audio professional to install this enclosure, unless you have extensive experience installing car audio gear.
Instead of the usual sub in a box, the manufacturer creates a molded enclosure that fits perfectly into a convenient spot in your specific vehicle, housing a high-quality sub. Some enclosures even include a built-in amp, for the ultimate in stealth bass. The advantages? You don't lose much space (if any), your sub is perfectly matched to its enclosure, and your enclosure has a factory look that won't tell potential thieves you have an awesome sound system. Doesn't get better than that.
While the concept of the Stealthbox is genius, the finished product wasn't that overall impressive. The design of the box is good, it is very leaky. These "sealed" boxes are not very well sealed. The design to mount them down are three threaded holes (two on side and one on bottom). No matter what you do (silicone, loctite, etc.) will not prevent air from escaping from here. It severly impacts the performance of the subwoofer, causing it to "pop" at a low volume".
It also is a side firing subwoofer, so the soundwaves do not sound as good as a regular box could (sound fires between two back side windows versus the front and back window you get with a regular box). It caused my gas door to rattle so bad you could hear it inside the car.
That being said...the gas door is an easy fix. The air leaks are not. I ranked it with 2 stars because of Crutchfield's outstanding customer service. They quickly replaced the first one and offered to replace the second one, but I decided to return it for a full refund. Thanks Crutchfield, I will continue to be a loyal customer.
I bought the JL Stealth box for my 2004 4runner easy to install and love the sound would buy it again
Overview: JL Audio's Stealthbox subwoofer systems are designed to hide away in a specific vehicle. Please consult "Outfit My Car" to confirm compatibility with your vehicle.
Construction: Stealthboxes are hand-crafted from fiberglass and/or Advanced Molded Composite (AMC) materials. Fiberglass delivers a level of enclosure rigidity and dimensional stability not possible with other enclosure materials, allowing wall thickness to be reduced compared to a typical wood enclosure. This gives you more interior box volume for a given external volume. Fiberglass and AMC materials are very strong and can be molded into very complex shapes; giving JL Audio the ability to design your Stealthbox to fit perfectly into tight spots and minimize intrusion into your vehicle's useful space. Each Stealthbox is laminated, ground, joined, and finished by hand in the USA. Proprietary techniques and materials developed by JL Audio through years of fiberglass manufacturing experience ensure consistent quality and performance.
Woofer: One 10" JL Audio W3v3-2 subwoofer is loaded in this sealed enclosure and wired as a 2Ω load at the enclosure's 5-way post speaker terminal.
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For details on fit or installation please contact an Advisor by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat. They will be able to pull up your vehicle and give you the details on if this will fit and what you will need for an installation in your vehicle. [ Krissy May 26, 2014 ] Staff
We have not received any answers from other customers on your question. I would recommend reaching out to an Advisor by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat. They should be able to help answer your question. [ Jeff Mar 19, 2014 ] Staff