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Rumbling static noise on bose companion 3 no audio

Rumbling noise no volume control from pod no audio output noise still present with audio input jack disconnected from pc. I suspect possible bad control pod but do not have a spare one. thanks

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SOURCE: control pod on bose companion 3

try to check the circuit board with an expert

Posted on Nov 24, 2008

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SOURCE: Bose Control Pod won't work

Try changing the plug on the control pod, those plugs are fairly weak and prone to breakage. Does there appear to be any strain at all on the plug itself? if so then that is where I would start. If you have a series 2 then I can help you, or if you can find out if the 2 control pods are the same, that would be fine too, but I have a series 2 system companion 3 and if needed I will cut my cable to trace the wiring and then replace your plug for you. my cost for this would be $40, that includes return shipping with priority mail.

Posted on Jan 02, 2009

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SOURCE: Where Can I purchase a bose companion 5 control pod?

you have to call customer service at 1-800-367-4008.Run about $35.

For the broken cable, have you tried to fabricate a new cable for it?

Posted on May 25, 2009

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SOURCE: Control Pod for Bose Companion 5 speaker system

I had the same problem right out of the gate, the volume dial on my control pod for my Companion 5 wasn't working, however, the touch pad and LED worked. I called Bose customer service and was instructed to:

First, unplug the power directly at the back of the woofer while the unit was on;

Next, I was instructed to unplug the control pod, visually inspect for any damage/defect;

Finally, re-seat the control pod on the back of the woofer and then lastly plug the power cable back into the woofer.

It worked like a charm. I hope this is helpful!

Posted on Jan 26, 2010

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Hello,

I have had totally the same problem before, and I have discovered that it is actually because of the electric current running through the speakers when the volume is low or muted.

I am afraid to tell you that the only solution to this problem is to raise the volume, as it is not a malfunction in the speakers but in the electric current running through them.

Good luck.

Posted on Dec 16, 2010

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