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Can i use existing LG Surround Sound system (LHT550TB) with a new blu ray dvd player? is it just a case of swapping the two dvd players over? does it need to be an LG player?

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I watch blu rays with my ps3 hooked strait to my tv with an hdmi cable and i hooked up the sound from the ps3 to my surround sound via a toslink cable aka(optical)cable...awsome experience

Posted on Aug 24, 2010

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No just use the hdmi out on your tv

Posted on May 09, 2010

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Perhaps you may need to use a lazer cleaner in your blue ray player

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I have a lg dvd/surruond sound and the remote suddenly stopped working. I bought a new lg riginal remote but still nothing, any thoughts?

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I have the lhb953, I just fixed this problem for Tron. Go to Setup, go to Audio, for HD Audio Effect turn it to Off. This will solve the problem.

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component video output is not going to help you hook it up to a surround system. component video is just that - video. No audio signal is carried on it. You would be better served hooking your blu-ray player to the tv via hdmi cable and then running an optical cable from either your blu-ray player or your tv to the surround system (assuming your surround system has an optical input).

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If it does it with just the one disc it is probably the file that you burned. Does the file sound ok on the computer? Sometimes files that are downloaded have bad audio tracks and I have seen cases where the encoding software that you are using messes up the file when it is modifying the file.
Try another DVD or Blu-Ray disc and see if it still distorts. If it does then it may be a setting in the player or in the receiver.

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