JL Audio SGRU-8
Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)
Fits the speaker. Snaps in to place easily.
Our experts help you pick the ideal gear for your needs.Meet our advisors
Free tech support for the life of your gear.Read about our one-on-one expert help
You may return items that are complete and like new for any reason within 60 days.See the details of our return policy
Earn one point for every dollar you spend and use those points to save on future purchases.Get full details on Crutchfield Rewards
We offer vehicle-specific installation instructions, dash kits, wiring harnesses, and speaker accessories at deeply discounted prices with car stereo and speaker purchases. Available for most vehicles.Learn more
Our customers have trusted us with their business, and they’ve helped us win awards for our service.Check out our most recent awards
The manufacturer’s warranty always applies.See more details
The quality engineering job by JL Audio doesn't stop with their legendary subwoofers and enclosures. This steel-mesh grille fits over 8" W3v3, W1v2, and W1v3 subs, adding a clean, refined look. It protects the subs from accidental damage, yet gives the surrounds proper clearance for pumping out great-sounding bass. Warranty: 1 year.
Average Customer Review(s):
Fits the speaker. Snaps in to place easily.
It has performed very well.
Pros: Good consistant sound quality that only JL can produce.
Cons: Should have purchased the 10" instead of the 8"
This is the perfect speaker for the factory enclosure in a JK Wrangler. It fits perfect, and sounds amazing! If you want some serious bass, you have to get this sub! You will need a good amp to drive it though.
Pros: tremendous bass if given the right power, shallow mount
Three stars because they'll dent too easily imo. When installing these you must remove the mounting ring from speaker, place grill over speaker, then slide the mounting ring over grill and screw it down. Don't try to force it in with ring still screwed down....
Pros: Not a terrible price
Cons: Seat backs, bottoms...etc will dent these easily. Be careful
An attractive, inexpensive solution to protect the JL Audio sub in my Jeep from getting poked or bumped by anything rolling around in my cargo area. What makes it even better was the simple installation- I had already installed the sub so I was afraid I would have to take it out and drill new holes to remount the sub with the grille attached, but the grille's lip simply presses in between the plastic trim and the outer edge of the speaker. No tools needed, and with a good solid push of your palm around the edges, it's on there super tight.
I have this grille on a JL Audio sub. I have the sub mounted against my car and it never stays on. The base alone will knock this thing off everytime. It is made of strong material and the only way it would work is if the sub was placed in a box on its back. i dont recomend it.
Another great product from JL.A. Perfect fit, maximum protection. I'm more relaxed because my 2 yr old daughter cannot damage the speakers anymore. Thanks Eddie, thanks Crutchfield. Only the best!!
Overview: The JL Audio SGRU-8 is a black, metal, mesh 8" subwoofer grille designed to fit select 8" JL Audio subwoofers (8W1v2, 8W1v3 and 8W3v3). The grille fits between the subwoofer's surround and plastic concealing ring (there are no screws, clamps or extra hardware needed to attach the grille). The grille adds approximately 3/4" to the subwoofer's mounting height.
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 verify what’s in the box, 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.
I wanted to protect the subs that will be behind people's feet.[ Jared Aug 24, 2017 ]
cheaper grill[ Gabriel May 10, 2017 ]
Had kl 10w7 amazing[ wayne Sep 06, 2016 ]
To protect the woofer cone since it will be exposed.[ Eric May 20, 2016 ]
Clean look, similar to stock. I want my system to impress by its sound not its flashy grills.[ Dustin Apr 04, 2016 ]
One of higher end 8" subs.[ Michael Dec 10, 2015 ]
This grill measures 7.325" in diameter. If you can fit one of the subwoofers that it works with, then you will be able to to fit this grill because it needs less space than the subwoofer. Feel free to contact an advisor on 1-800-324-9695 for help if you need a recommendation on a grill.My Bio: http://www.crutchfield.com/Support/Bio.aspx?bio=101 [ Paul Jun 19, 2017 ] Staff