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Hooking tv to Bose radio

How and what is needed to hook my tv to the Bose radio/cd player?

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  • traprh Aug 24, 2008

    Can I hook up a separate CD player to the Bose Radio that doesn't have a built in CD player?  Does the Bose Radio have a digital audio, coax or optical, input?  Or does it just have composite RCA inputs?

  • tartan41 Dec 22, 2008

    What do I need to do to hook up my Phillips CD player to the Bose radio to get the Bose sound? The Phillips has one set of RCA sockets and the Bose has two sets.

  • Anonymous Mar 18, 2014

    have to unplug to quiet
    also has static

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2014

    we are trying to hook up tv to bose 321 system what cable we want the tv to play through the bose it works from bose to tv

  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2014

    when playing the bose wave radio CD player and radio the volume works fine. However when playing the tv through the Bose wave radio the volume has to be turned up very high.



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You need a pair of RCA cables.You might have some extra.First if you have a cable box or satellite box you must use a pair of rca's (3 cables, yellow, red, and white ends).If you have a digital cable or satellite box the on the back there will be rca outputs.use one of the rca cables and plug it into the output of the cable box to the INPUT of the Bose stereo(they will be labled) then on the OUTPUT of the Bose take another pair of RCA cables and plug them into the rca INPUTS on the TV then use the original remote to the TV and change the Input source the either AUX 1 or AUX 2 which ever aux you pluggen the cable into coming from the output on the Bose.If you do not have a digital Cable or Satellite box then you will need a Modulator.What this is ,is a small box that will convert the regular cable coming from the wall into those RVA cables that would plug into the INPUT of your Bose. you can get a modulator from walmart meijer radioshack...ect for about $20.Hope this helps,rate me if it does or leave more info.GOOD LUCK.

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Only one out put on the wave radio. radio shack seels a one to two output cable. back to school for this dig dong fix.

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if you clarify the model of both tv and bose system i will tell you precisely how to connect tv to bose system,

but i must assume first that your cable box is connected to your tv via a scart cable , you must remove sound function from the cable and plug directly into cd5 unit on either auxillary or video input , then turn cd5 unit to that channel to play sound and use bose reomte to control volume (ok)
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