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Noise from woofer


I am not able to get any sound from my speakers for the past few days. There is a constant noise from the woofer and the speakers. I have creative 4.1 speakers. The problem started all of a sudden. I am confused. Please help me out.


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I've been running a single aw1251t with a hct2150 for a few months and it sounded awesome. all of the sudden, i change my head unit and began playing music as usual and i smelled that burnt wire smell. could i have unwiitingly over powered the speaker? if so, is it cheaper to replace or repair?

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Double check all of your cables, but it sounds like the power supply may have died. If the sound is like a mains hum, then the power supply will need to be replaced. Is it an internal or external one ? If it's internal, are there any fuses accessible ?

Sounds obvious, but double check the speakers are all correctly plugged in, by removing and re-inserting them. Check the volume controls and and other switches too. Try plugging headphones into the audio outputs to confirm their is actually a signal present, as the speakers may be fine, but the source may be faulty or its configuration changed.

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