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Sony DAV-HDX500/HDX501W Center Channel

My center channel has never worked since I bought above unit. Have connected it as per mnual instructions. Checked the wires to see if they were connected. They were. Even the cable came out. Connection was right. Any suggestions b4 I call the calvary?

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Try connecting it to the left or right output from the amp to make sure the speaker actually works. It might be the receiver that's the problem. Also, you must be in one of the surround sound modes on the receiver and not the "phantom" mode as it does not give output to the center channel.

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