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How do I fix cerwin vega vs120 crossover

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SOURCE: Cerwin Vega V-35 Horns Drivers Model TMH-1

first you need a multimeter set to OHM , check on the back of the horn , remove the leads and do some reading , it should read 4 , 8 , 16 ohms depending of the brand , if you get no reading its means that need to be replaced , some horns you can detach the back (magnet w/the coil ) so you can replace it without buying the whole unit . good luck

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SOURCE: i have a set of cerwin vega ls-12 3way woofer works but tweeters

thanks for replying so fast "oilcitycompu", i will do that .will let you know if it worked , thanks

Posted on May 23, 2009

chrisreitano
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SOURCE: I was given a Cerwin Vega LW12 by a friend. It

phreewillie,
If you are certain that the problem is not with the speaker(s) the problem then sounds like an issue before the amp.

Did your friend have this issue? If yes, the problem is with the built in amp/crossover. If no, there is some kind of problem in your location.

The amp will not produce the popping sound even if the the amp has a problem electronically. The problem could be improper voltage, line noise, wire resistance or a grounding issue. The first two would be eliminated by using a line conditiner with a built in surge protector. The resistance and grounding issues would be associated with the wire connecting the sub to your electronics. It could be simply the cable connecting the sub has an issue, try swapping it with one that you know works fine. Are you using in wall wiring? Try using like stated above, a short known good patch cable. Sometimes the wire of choice during a installation will not work for that amp. Try taking that in wall cable out of the loop. I have seen just this problem in the past due to the type of wire used. A low cost way to eliminate the voltage issues is to try a different source of electricity by taking the sub to a friends house and see if you can reproduce the problem there.

-Chris

Posted on Feb 22, 2010

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SOURCE: Cerwin Vega SUB8...how do I connect

grady66,
We will start with the easy one, Phase. The phase selector is a setting that can be adjusted by sound; which one sounds better? Either one will work fine. It's mainly for situations where the sub enclosure is located at a distance or behind the listening area. The 'in and out' crossover selector and the input from the receiver goes together. The 'in and out' crossover selector is asking if you want to use the internal crossover to block the bass from getting to the satellite speakers. Most home surround sound receivers only have the one sub out and most subs have both left and right inputs. When there is a single signal being fed to the sub you use the subs left input or buy a splitter and send the signal into both left and right, but either way will work equally the same.

There is two ways to connect the speakers to the receiver.

1) Cross-over 'In': you connect the output speaker wires from the receiver to the speaker inputs on the sub and the speaker outputs on the sub to the satellite speakers; the sub will get its sound from the input speaker wires.

2) Cross-over 'Out': you connect the sub to the receiver using the receiver's single sub out, then connect the satellite speakers directly to the receiver's speakers outputs; in this configuration the satellite speakers are given a full range of signal including the bass.

I have used #2 with the same system and had great results.

-Chris

Posted on Aug 13, 2010

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grady66,
We will start with the easy one, Phase. The phase selector is a setting that can be adjusted by sound; which one sounds better? Either one will work fine. It's mainly for situations where the sub enclosure is located at a distance or behind the listening area. The 'in and out' crossover selector and the input from the receiver goes together. The 'in and out' crossover selector is asking if you want to use the internal crossover to block the bass from getting to the satellite speakers. Most home surround sound receivers only have the one sub out and most subs have both left and right inputs. When there is a single signal being fed to the sub you use the subs left input or buy a splitter and send the signal into both left and right, but either way will work equally the same.

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