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Sound is ridiculously low

The sound on my Toshiba tv (couple years old) is on full blast and can barely be heard. I've seen reviews on this product that say the sound system isn't the best. WHat can be done to fix this?

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  • cataatria Jan 31, 2008

    Yeah, I tried the cable box thing, I guess I'll try with a stereo system. Do you think extra speakers (home theater type) or an amplifier and speakers will work? Thanks for the help, I really appreciate it.

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If it is a stereo tv, there should be rca jacks on the back of the tv [red,white yellow] try connecting the rca outputs to a stereo system and see if the volume is any different.there might be a loose connection to the tv speakers inside.if you have a cable box hooked up to your tv, check the connections in back. you can also try bypassing the cable box by connecting the cable wire directly into the tv to see if it's the tv. if it is the cable box try unplugging it for a minute then hook it up again.i had the same problem with my cable box. hooking it up to a stereo system sounds like a pain, but at least you will have sound.
good luck
wg

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  • wilson garcia Feb 01, 2008





    you can just hook it up to any stereo system that has a aux or line in input for now just to see if it works, then you can hook it up to something bigger or better later.

    let me know if it works.

    wg

    p.s don't forget you will need the red & white rca cables for hook up to the stereo.you don't need the yellow cable, that's for video.

    p.s.s if there is a headphone jack on the tv,try a pair of headphones and see if there's sound

    if that works better than the rca outputs, you can get a adaptor cable at radio shack for the headphone jack to hook up to the stereo rca inputs

    good luck

    wg



  • wilson garcia Feb 01, 2008





    you said you had a cable box,i forgot to mention if that has rca output jacks, you can plug that into the stereo system.that should definetly work. that would be best

    wg



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