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Altec Lancing Multimedia Computer Speaker System ACS295

I have broken the 8 pin mini din plug, and am looking for wiring information to repair it. Can you help?

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Re: Altec Lancing Multimedia Computer Speaker System...

Yeah. dude go to radio shack or a similar equivelent and they'll have all the parts as well as the instructions or even the abilities to fix it right there. Try it!

Posted on Mar 10, 2008

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I need the wire to plug into computer

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