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Polk audio dsw 500 pro FUSE replacement - Polk Audio DSW PRO 500 Subwoofer Speaker

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SOURCE: DSW PRO 600 not getting signal from receiver. Why?

You don't name the electronics, which can be the source of the problem. See #3.

1. If you suspect the cable why don't you just swap in another RCA cable? BTW: there's no such thing as a "subwoofer" cable. Monster makes their money on those beliefs. Cables don't wear out but they can go bad if one or more conductors fails. Oxides devolp at either end which can inhibit conductivity. Remove each end and reinsert it with a twisting motion.

2. Maybe. You need to ensure the sub is defined. Run speaker level check. If no sound at the sub, prove the LFE/sub channel has output by running the RCA cable to a recorder or your TV (low volume). If there's no signal, duh, no speaker will work with it.

3. Mmm, not if it's exhibiting the same problem as the old one and the Polk 450. Have you looked at the setting of the Standby/Auto/On Switch? And the Power Mode LED's? Red is bad.

Posted on Mar 31, 2010

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SOURCE: Polk Audio DSW Pro 500

Is this NEW? Or did it just fail spontaneously after working for awhile?

Is this just a remote control issue or is the sub dead, too?

From the manual...

No sound coming from subwoofer.

If hookup is "SUB OUT" to LFE, check and make sure your receiver is set to Subwoofer=YES. If hookup is via speaker wire, check that the polarity of the wires is correct.

Subwoofer has no power.

Is the AC MAIN switch on? Check outlet; check fuse after unplugging the subwoofer. The fuse is located under the power cord
receptacle. Fuse type and rating is found on the back panel.

Remote control doesn't work.

Remove the plastic tab to activate the remote control's battery or try replacing the battery. Ensure the IR sensor is not blocked.

If it's a new problem with a previously working remote...

http://remotes.com/remotes/servlet/rs?a=Display&contents=help_deadremote&uuid=A12954406270641


It describes a way to possibly fix your remote or at least prove it works or doesn't.



Find new or replacement remotes:


http://remotes.com/remotes/servlet/rs?a=Display&contents=home&uuid=A12992635562861


or eBay: search for "(model) remotes", check the 'include description' box. Usually cheaper than the vendors.

Posted on Mar 06, 2011

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Help with repairing this product, Polk suggests replacing the amp !!


To troubleshoot this you need at least an ESR meter. Capacitors can fail with no outside indication.

Jun 19, 2016 | Polk Audio DSW PRO 500 Subwoofer Speaker

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No power. Fuse was blown but replaced fuse and still no power.


If fuses blown there is a case to search for short circuited active parts examples are end-transistors caused by clipping speakers cable shorts leaking or convexed capacitors but any new fuse will blowing again and again also the bridge rectifier to make dc voltage inside the power supply of the subwoofer can caused this problem

Jul 19, 2015 | Polk Audio DSW PRO 500 Subwoofer Speaker

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What could be the issue with my sub woofer power?


Many of these SUB amps ended up with Capacitor failures in the Power supply section . Find someone who works on amps or TVs to have a look see.

May 26, 2014 | Polk Audio Polk DSW PRO 550WI Subwoofer

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Micropro 2000 has power but has no sound even for test tones. No test tones. What is it?


This could be either a source or a sub problem.

The missing piece to this puzzle is the source identity and setup. Is IT set up correctly for a subwoofer?

If you want to test the sub by itself just temporarily feed one of your FRONT speaker outputs directly to its Speaker IN connectors.

... Or ANY device or source you have can be directly connected to its RCA Line In. BE WARNED - IF IT WORKS IT WILL BE LOUD

Register and download the manual for free at retrevo.com

http://www.retrevo.com/support/Polk-Audio-DSW-microPRO-2000-Subwoofers-manual/id/23015dj593/t/2/

The unnamed elctronic source will have a manual, too. Use it to troubleshoot.

Jul 08, 2011 | Polk Audio DSW MicroPRO 2000 Subwoofer...

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Polk DSW Pro 600 quit working suddenly. The front LED will not come on. In the AUTO mode the light in continuously orange. In the AUTO and ON modes the light blinks green and you can hear a series of 6...


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There is some short inside its circuit board, and you are seeing the short indication. Usually, the short will be with its output section, especially output to subwoofer. In an output short, we cannot predict the which components have failed, because, modern sets' output section is closley related to its tone amp section, directly coupled with. Therefore, there may be some fault occured to that stage also. Sometime it may not be. But when replacing components in its output section, most of the tonel section components also should be checked, otherwise the replaced output component will fail as soon as you switch on the set. If you have sufficiant knoledge in digital elelctronics, you can do it by yoursef. A good qulaity digital multimeter must be with you to proceed. The more you need is patience and concentration. if you have all, go to its woofer output stage, and check for faulty component. OK.

Mar 15, 2011 | Polk Audio DSW PRO 600 Subwoofer Speaker

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Polk Audio DSW Pro 500 remote doesn't"t work. I've tried replacing the battery and was told by another technician to take the sub-woofer out and make sure the cable is plugged up to the amp and the IR...


Is this NEW? Or did it just fail spontaneously after working for awhile?

Is this just a remote control issue or is the sub dead, too?

From the manual...

No sound coming from subwoofer.

If hookup is "SUB OUT" to LFE, check and make sure your receiver is set to Subwoofer=YES. If hookup is via speaker wire, check that the polarity of the wires is correct.

Subwoofer has no power.

Is the AC MAIN switch on? Check outlet; check fuse after unplugging the subwoofer. The fuse is located under the power cord
receptacle. Fuse type and rating is found on the back panel.

Remote control doesn't work.

Remove the plastic tab to activate the remote control's battery or try replacing the battery. Ensure the IR sensor is not blocked.

If it's a new problem with a previously working remote...

http://remotes.com/remotes/servlet/rs?a=Display&contents=help_deadremote&uuid=A12954406270641


It describes a way to possibly fix your remote or at least prove it works or doesn't.



Find new or replacement remotes:


http://remotes.com/remotes/servlet/rs?a=Display&contents=home&uuid=A12992635562861


or eBay: search for "(model) remotes", check the 'include description' box. Usually cheaper than the vendors.

Mar 06, 2011 | Polk Audio DSW PRO 500 Subwoofer Speaker

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Got a brand new dsw pro 500 and hooked it up to a new pioneer elite receiver through the LFE input. LFE and subwoofer are turned on but the sub does not make sound.... whats up?


if there is multiple jacks on the sub be sure they are hooked up correctly simple mistake if not no doubtly a simple overlooked setting on your amp good luck you will get it

Nov 20, 2010 | Polk Audio DSW PRO 500 Subwoofer Speaker

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DSW PRO 600 not getting signal from receiver. Why?


You don't name the electronics, which can be the source of the problem. See #3.

1. If you suspect the cable why don't you just swap in another RCA cable? BTW: there's no such thing as a "subwoofer" cable. Monster makes their money on those beliefs. Cables don't wear out but they can go bad if one or more conductors fails. Oxides devolp at either end which can inhibit conductivity. Remove each end and reinsert it with a twisting motion.

2. Maybe. You need to ensure the sub is defined. Run speaker level check. If no sound at the sub, prove the LFE/sub channel has output by running the RCA cable to a recorder or your TV (low volume). If there's no signal, duh, no speaker will work with it.

3. Mmm, not if it's exhibiting the same problem as the old one and the Polk 450. Have you looked at the setting of the Standby/Auto/On Switch? And the Power Mode LED's? Red is bad.

Mar 31, 2010 | Polk Audio DSW PRO 600 Subwoofer Speaker

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