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Kenwood VR615 - Sound Delay (Optical only)

I've recently been experiencing a 1-2 second sound delay when using the optical in. It's just bad enough to make watching movies pretty tough (although i only use the optical with an xbox 360 - perhaps thats where the problem is?) I'm wondering if there's some setting I changed unwittingly - the receiver is several years old at least and the problem only started a couple of months ago. The optical cable is fairly short, havent tried replacing it yet (but i highly doubt that would fix it.) Any suggestions?

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