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Center speaker sound levels from my center speaker is very low and somewhat distorted. I verified that the volume level for the center speaker was a right setting. Do you have suggestions.

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I had the exact same problem. In order to "almost" balance the center with the other channels I had to give the center +12db gain and the other channels -12db. So after I got that far with level calibration I tried some tv sound, well the center although was playing sounded like the highs were missing and a bit distorted. This is the good part, I turned the volume all the way up real fast, somewhere near max something fixed itself, the center became very loud. Now it works just like new. Hope this helps. BTW, the problem existed the same for sub channel, so when the center started working so did the sub.

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What receiver and speaker are you using? I will also need info on how these components are connected...accordianman

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