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Sub won't work

I cannot get the sub-woofer to work even when its hooked up to my vsx-406, all the other speakers work just fine.

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    David Dunn May 11, 2010

    What is the sub and how are you trying to hook it up? I haven't found a manual for this thing but my gut says it doesn't have a subwoofer amplifier. is your subwoofer self-powered? What happens if you connect the sub to a working amplifier channel? We need to be certain the sub works before we go into the receiver for a fix.

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If using a sub out cable to a powered sub,you have to go into the reciever menu and turn the sub out on

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