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Audio output not working

I have the rca audio outputs hooked to surround sound through a reciever and the tv speaker set to external. i muted the tv but when i unmuted it there was no sound. ive checked the receiver and its fine but there is no audio coming out of the audio out connection. does anyone know what could cause this or how to fix it.

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  • amazorama Nov 06, 2007

    I have the same exact problem. Have tried everything to diagnose and fix.

  • cltdancegirl Nov 14, 2007

    I have exactly the same problem with a 27 inch. I have everything hooked up correctly and cannot get sound out of my RCA system.

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I had what may have been a similar problem and even talked to Westinghouse to see what I was doing wrong. Woman suggested there was a problem with the audio output port and suggested I exchange tv for another one. When the new one had the same problem, I discovered that to get audio out requires the volume to be turned way up on the tv (set speaker preference to external only if you don't want sound from tv speakers as well). If you have a digital optical connection on both the tv and the home theater, the sound output is independent from the tv setting and is easier to work with.

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I have a Westinghouse LCD TV Model UW40T2BW with Audio Output that I thought was not working. How things are hooked up: TV hooked up to my stereo via the red/white cables - TV Audio Out to RCA Stereo Audio In. We got this working by turning up the volume on the TV like rjfromcanada did and then enabling the external audio output feature. On this particular TV you have to disable the TV speakers (not mute) but turn them off via the Menu > Audio. Its weird, but then on the RCA speakers I had to be sure it was in AUX. I had it mistakenly in LINE IN. So for some you thinking LINE IN, try AUX. I hope this helps anyone else with these issues.

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