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Center, surround speakers not working. "Can't Use" message for DSP.

We can't seem to get the center and surround-sound speakers on our Aiwa AV-D50 working. All the speaker types are right, and we have everything hooked up correctly into the back of the unit, and the back of the speakers, checked and double-checked. (position, pos/neg, all that.) The left and right speakers, as well as the subwoofer, are working just fine. Another problem, perhaps related, perhaps not, are our DSP buttons. For some reason, we get a "Can't Use" message, no matter which setting we press. Dolby Surround, Live, Arena, etc. It was working fine before we moved to a new apartment and set everything up again, but we can't find out what we've changed that might cause that error, or how we can fix it. Can you help? Any assistance is appreciated.

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Re: Center, surround speakers not working. "Can't Use"...

Sounds like the old stuck button thing after a move??? What i mean it go over all the push buttons and maybe you will find one that is not pushing in and returning??? If alls ok then you should check the obvious like bent shafts or balance controls ect. ay have jogged something inside and you will need to see a pro to assit you unless you know how to trouble shoot solid state electronics?? These units have no real serviceable parts inside. Check with your owners manual for the sevicer nearest you. If they are not listed call the service # or try 1-800-289-AIWA . good luck

Posted on Jun 06, 2006

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