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I have a BX8a that has suddenly started making very loud noises of all frequencies when turned on. This happens even with the volume all the way down and no audio cable connected to it. I am wondering if anyone has ever experienced anything of this nature with a powered speaker before. I am going to attempt to repair it myself but I am hoping someone could direct me where I should start. My best guess as to why this happened is that I was using a power conditioner to power them on and off opposed to using the power switch on the back of the speakers. I have read that this can be damaging to them with the sudden surge of power. Any help would be much appreciated.

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