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Sub woofer making a screaching loud noise when powered on

About two seconds after powering on speakers, the sub woofer makes a loud noise that sounds like the emergency broadcast service??

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  • Anonymous Dec 11, 2008

    have same problem wheather plugged into a surge protector or not.. and previously when plugged into the same electrical outlet did not squeal. First time it happened was when they were left on but not plugged into the computer or other device.. and in the middle of the night it began the "scream".. now you can hear it in the background coming from the sub woofer even before the speakers are turned on.

  • Anonymous Apr 20, 2009

    No matter where they are plugged in. A few seconds after power up they make a very loud high piched noise, sounds like the noise you'd get if you had feedback through a microphone. the sounds does not vary with either volume control.

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The pop from other electrical items makes me think it's a ground problem but I am do not have a clue as to what type of setup you are running over there. Did you try a surge protector?Is it 110volts with a seperate ground wire?
Have you tried running a UPS?

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