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My surrounds are not working right

When I hook my surround speakers up correctly (Right + to + and Right - to -) nothing comes out.
When I hook them up wrong or crossed (Right + to + and LEFT - to - ) one speaker works.
What's up with this?
Thanks.

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This will sound stupid but I've made this mistake before (and I usually know what I'm doing...) so here goes.

Read the manual (check HK's website) - specifically the page where it has the diagram describing how to hook up all the speakers. I'd bet you miswired them due to some confusing labeling on the back.

Posted on Dec 29, 2008

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