1.888.955.6000
crutchfield.com
Crutchfield

MTX Vehicle-specific Unloaded Enclosure — Dual 8"

For 1997-02 Ford F-150 Extended Cab (Charcoal)

Zoom
  • MTX Vehicle-specific Unloaded Enclosure — Dual 8

    Charcoal

  • MTX Vehicle-specific Unloaded Enclosure — Dual 8

    Gray

 

Our take on the MTX Vehicle-specific Unloaded Enclosure — Dual 8"

by Steven Johnson
MTX

Crinkled french fries, discarded receipts, old gum wrappers — you probably have everything in the hidden corners of your vehicle except great bass. ThunderForm enclosures fill the nooks and crannies of your vehicle with low tones that stand out, but their factory look blends right in.

MTX engineers evaluate the "sonic signatures" of top-selling vehicles so they can design ThunderForms as custom acoustic matches. Each ThunderForm fits and blends inconspicuously into your vehicle, so you get great bass without losing any space. They're made of high-density polyethylene resin to curb resonances — they deliver bass that's tight, hard-hitting, and way down low. The airtight enclosure provides the correct internal volume to yield optimum bass response.

Read more

This enclosure comes without speakers — you install two of your favorite 8" Type 1 subwoofers. For best results, MTX strongly recommends using a speaker designed for an enclosure with a volume of between 0.3 and 0.5 cubic feet. The enclosure mounts under the rear seat on the passenger's side of the 1997-02 Ford F-150 Extended Cab truck (the passenger side rear seat will not fold down).

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.

Highlights:

  • custom-fit charcoal subwoofer enclosure for two 8" subs
  • mounts under rear seat on passenger side
  • fiberglass construction
  • volume: 0.8 cubic feet (0.4 per sub)
  • dimensions: 34"H x 12-1/4"W x 7"D
  • mounting depth: 3-7/8"
  • warranty: 60 days
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

Hands-on research from the Crutchfield Labs (what are the Labs?)

Features and Specs
General
Box Type Sealed
Number of Boxes 1
Number of Speakers Per Box 2
Speaker Size 8
Cutout Diameter or Length (inches) 7 3/16
Maximum Speaker Depth (inches) 3-7/8
Box Volume (cubic feet) 0.8
Tuning Frequency N/A
Height (inches) 12-1/4
Width (inches) 34
Depth (inches) 7
Second Depth (inches) 7
Wood Thickness (inches) 0
Speaker Wire Connectors Spring posts
Box Color Charcoal
Box Finish Fiberglass
Parts Warranty 5 Years (3-5 Prorated)
Labor Warranty 5 Years (3-5 Prorated)
Product Research
What's in the box?

Download owner's manual

  • Custom-fit unloaded dual 8" subwoofer enclosure
  • Hardware
  • Installation instructions

Our Product Research Team

At Crutchfield, you'll get detailed, accurate information that's hard to find elsewhere. That's because we have our own in-house Product Research team — they open the box, verify contents, check the owner's manual, and record dimensions, features and specs. We stay on top of new products and technologies to help people make informed choices.

Features
Warranty

Features

Vehicle Compatibility: This Bass Slammer custom-fit enclosure is designed specifically to fit the 1997-2003 Ford F-150 extended cab. Also fits the suicide 4-door model, but not quad cab model.

Note: Please refer to the Crutchfield Vehicle Selector to confirm fit for your vehicle.

Mounting Location: Then enclosure mounts under the rear passenger seat of your Ford extended cab truck, with  no loss of leg room. The passenger side rear seat will no longer fold down once the enclosure is installed.

Enclosure Type: The sealed enclosure features fiberglass construction and fits two 8" woofers.

Tools For Installation:

  • Powered screwdriver
  • #2 Phillips head bit
  • T-50 Torx
  • 7/16" Socket
  • 5/16" Socket

Warranty

5 Year Warranty Terms: This product carries a 5-Year Prorated Warranty with the following terms:

  • Years 1-2: Products found to be defective in materials or workmanship during the first two years will be, at Mitek's option, repaired or replaced by Mitek at no charge. The warranty period does not renew, but continues on from the original date of purchase.
  • Years 3-5: The purchase price of an item which becomes defective after the first two years and prior to the end of the warranty period will be prorated and credited toward the purchase of a new MTX product. The amount of proration is determined by dividing the original purchase price by the number of months in the warranty period (60), then multiplying the result by the number of months remaining in the warranty period.
 
Review this product
Great Gear Giveaway rewards card

Submit a review and then enter to win a $500 rewards card

MTX Vehicle-specific Unloaded Enclosure — Dual 8" Reviews

Average Customer Review:

1 people say:

Review this product:

Thanks for taking the time to share your experiences about this product. Please be sure to focus your comments on the product itself. Read our Review Guidelines for more information.

Your email won't be visible. Please use the email address that is associated with your order.
(e.g., JohnD) Your review will be signed using the display name and location
(e.g., Charlottesville, VA)

Click on a star to rate the overall product on a scale of 1-5
1500 characters left
Attach a YouTube Review
Crutchfield Video Review Guidelines
  • Only submit videos that you made or are authorized to use.
  • Do not submit videos that contain music, video or visuals that are copyrighted and belong to someone else.
  • Please see our Review Guidelines for more information.
500 characters left
500 characters left
Filter by rating:
5 out of 5

Outstanding!

Written By DarrinT, Hendersonville, NC on Thursday, May 30, 2013
Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)
 
I was astounded at the amount of punch that this enclosure delivered despite its small size. Far more than what I expected!
Pros:
Perfect fit! Incredible sound!
Cons:
None!
1 out of 1 people found this helpful
Was this review helpful?    Yes | No
 

Add accessories for the MTX Vehicle-specific Unloaded Enclosure — Dual 8"

Don't skimp on the wire you will need to run from your new subwoofer enclosure to your amplifier. See all categories & accessories

T-Spec 16-gauge Speaker Wire Black/white jacket — priced per foot
13 people say
Your Price: $0.69
Add to Cart
T-Spec 12-gauge Speaker Wire Black/white jacket — priced per foot
29 people say
Your Price: $1.99
Add to Cart
Stinger PRO Series 16-gauge Speaker Wire Black jacket — priced per foot
49 people say
Your Price: $0.39
Add to Cart

Why choose SquareTrade?

The #1-Rated Protection Plan

Thousands of people have reviewed SquareTrade Protection Plans — and made us #1.

5-Day Service Guarantee & Free Shipping

We'll repair or replace your item in five business days or less after we've received it, or your plan is free. And, as always, we pay for all shipping.

Protection from Normal, Everyday Use

Repairing your average mechanical or electrical failure can cost as much as buying a new device. With SquareTrade, you're covered — including parts and labor.

For a more in-depth review and enhanced detailed information on the MTX Vehicle-specific Unloaded Enclosure — Dual 8", please visit the Crutchfield website product page (/ISEO-rccbcspd/p_236FXP16UC/MTX-Vehicle-specific-Unloaded-Enclosure-Dual-8-Charcoal.html ).