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W3v3 12-inch Subwoofer Driver (500 W, 2 Ω)

This powerhouse 12-inch driver delivers potent performance and world-class sound quality in medium power applications. Several exclusive JL Audio technologies and proprietary assembly techniques are applied to the 12W3v3 to enhance linearity and reliability.

The 12W3v3-2 is best used with amplifier power in the 150W - 500W range and is optimized to operate in a compact 1.25 cu. ft. (35.4 l) sealed enclosure, or a 1.75 cu. ft. (49.6 l) ported enclosure. Detailed enclosure recommendations can be found in the "Specifications" tab.

Continuous Power Handling (RMS) 500 W
Recommended Amplifier Power (RMS) 150 - 500 W
Nominal Impedance (Znom) 2 Ω
Nominal Diameter 12.0 in / 300 mm
Overall Diameter (A) 12.5 in / 318 mm
Mounting Hole Diameter (B) 11.0625 in / 281 mm
Bolt Hole Circle Diameter (C) 11.7 in / 297 mm
Motor Outer Diameter (D) 5.5 in / 140 mm
Mounting Depth (E) 6.65 in / 169 mm
Driver Displacement 0.071 cu ft / 2.01 L
Net Weight 14.50 lb / 6.58 kg
Free Air Resonance (Fs) 27.97 Hz
Electrical “Q” (Qes) 0.534
Mechanical “Q” (Qms) 7.678
Total Speaker “Q” (Qts) 0.5
Equivalent Compliance (Vas) 2.806 cu ft / 79.47 L
One-Way Linear Excursion (Xmax)* 0.510 in / 13.0 mm
Reference Efficiency (no) 0.31%
Efficiency (1 W / 1 m)** 87.15 dB SPL
Effective Piston Area (Sd) 80.600 sq in / 0.0520 sq m
DC Resistance (Re) 1.658 Ω

* Xmax specifications are derived via one-way voice coil overhang method with no correction factors applied.
** Efficiency (1 W / 1 m) is not an accurate indicator of a subwoofer’s output capability and should not be used as a comparison to other subwoofers to determine which one is “louder”.

Wall Thickness 0.75 in / 19 mm
Front Baffle Thickness 0.75 in / 19 mm
Volume (net int.) 1.250 cu ft / 35.4 L
External Width (W) 23 in / 584 mm
External Height (H) 14 in / 356 mm
External Depth (D) 10 in / 254 mm
F3 41.8 Hz
Fc 50.4 Hz
Qtc 0.96
Wall Thickness 0.75 in / 19 mm
Front Baffle Thickness 0.75 in / 19 mm
Volume (net int.) 1.75 cu ft / 49.6 L
External Width (W) 29 in / 737 mm
External Height (H) 14 in / 356 mm
External Depth (D) 12.625 in / 321 mm
Internal Slot Port Width (SW) 1.375 in / 35 mm
Internal Slot Port Height (SH) 12.5 in / 318 mm
Internal Slot Port Length (SL) 26.8125 in / 681 mm
Port Extension Length (EL) 13.5 in / 343 mm
Tuning Frequency (Fb) 30 Hz
F3 36 Hz
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Purchases made on freemanscarstereo.com are eligible for a return request within 30 days of order delivery. A return authorization number is required for all returns: any return that does not contain a return authorization number will be refused and returned to the sender. Full refunds are only issued for unopened and unused products. 

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Refunds

> Full Refunds

In order to be eligible for a refund, item(s) must be unused, unopened, and in the same condition in which it was received. There is no restocking fee for brand new/unopened/sealed items.

Customers will receive a return confirmation email within 1-2 business days that will confirm receipt of their return and confirm whether or not that return will be eligible for a refund. Approved refunds will be processed automatically via a credit back to the customer’s original payment method. 

> Partial Refunds

Any item that is damaged, has missing parts, or is not in its original condition is subject to a restocking fee of up to 50% of the order total. If the box or seal is opened there is a 20% restocking fee. 

Installed, used, or damaged items may not be eligible for return or, will incur a restocking fee. These situations include but are not limited to the following:

  • Any sign of use - including signs of installation, scratches, physical marking, screw holes, or similar.
  • Tags, stickers, or other manufacturer labels removed or tampered with.
  • Missing parts or the original product packaging is damaged.
  • A product that is returned bearing a serial number that does not match the serial number of the product shipped by Freeman’s Car Stereo.
  • Physical damage from drops, liquid, mishandling or similar.
  • Damage due to improper return packing by customer.
  • Mounted or used subwoofer enclosures and speaker boxes.
  • Blown, punctured or fried speakers, subwoofers, and amplifiers.

 

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> Online Gift Returns

If the item was marked as a gift when purchased and shipped directly to the gift recipient, the gift recipient will receive a store credit for the value of the return. Once the returned item is received, a freemanscarstereo.com gift certificate will be mailed.

Warranty Exchanges*

We follow all manufacturer’s policies regarding the processing of warranties. Warranty exchanges or repairs are subject to eligibility periods based on purchase date as well as specific manufacturer policy.

Missing serial numbers, physical damage, or customer abused products will void warranties, repairs, and exchanges. 

Items That Cannot Be Returned

  • - Gift cards
  • - Opened and/or used installation parts will not be accepted for return or refund.