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How do i connect the JBL E150 subwoofer to a pair of bose jewel cube speakers with simple speaker wires, as I do not have the original cable from bose and it would anyway not fit the subwoofer

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SOURCE: JBL PB10 subwoofer, it makes a loud burp noise when it comes on.

In the industry - It is called "Turn-On Thump".

There are some manufacturers that eliminate components like noise filters on enry level lines to save money.

There is no way to lessen this noise without ripping the amplifier apart and having a technical knowledge of the way amplifiers work. It would involve hard-wiring a slow charge capacitor in the turn on line so it gradually builds power instead of getting it all at once.

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SOURCE: My JBL SCS200.6 subwoofer coughs

It sounds like the voice coil is blown. You could price just buying a replacement sub for it or pricing a whole new unit

Posted on Feb 18, 2009

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SOURCE: My JBL PowerBass PB12 makes a continued loud sound when it is on

Have you tried turning the gain down before turning it on. If that works, it might be the internal amp picking up noise somewhere. Maybe even a bad ground. Either way there are only a few things you can try before complaining to the manufacturer or replacing it. Changing its location might help and if it does might indicate RF interference. You can also try running it through a power strip, one equipped with a filter (these are fairly common). Good luck
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SOURCE: No sound out of JBL LSR25P speakers attached to keyboard

problem could be in wiring, fuse, crossover or the components can be damaged. the original JBL tweeter and 5.25" speaker are no longer available so replacement options would be the only alternative.
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Posted on Jun 25, 2009

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yes i was back in nam whence i came across this devil of a problem. me and jimmy had some bose triple gauge subwoofers fully loaded in our packs. we needed serious wooferage and luckily we got captured and rendered prisoners. the namese transferred us to africa for some unknown friggin reason. Anyway we ended up on an electronic dump in nigeria and that is where all of our problems came to an end. those **** hooked us brothers up and got those triple gauge subwoofers rockin straight out of our backpacks. we were **** scared at first (maybe thats why we couldn't feel it when they plugged those sound pumpin, rocket eating, puppy skinning machines into our livers). We were set, me and jimmy just cruising, walked all the way home with bose triple gauge mother humping subwoofers pumping straight off our livers. Just plug em in bro. Those f&*kers will rock your world. Copyright. Me and Jimmy in Nam 1932. Jesus christ I'm drunk, maybe I should write books instead of working as a bricklayer. "JIMMY TURN THAT F^*KIN TRIPLE GAUGE DIRTY *** FAT GRANDMA SUBBY FROM THE GREAT GUYS AT BOSE DOWN..............thanks"

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How do I hook up my lifestyle 20 . I bought it second hand and my speakers have wires.


Hi Mark,

I'm assuming you have the original speaker cables that came with the system (it looks like the connectors on the small speaker side are not standard connectors). If that is the case, the two smaller speakers should connect to the Left and Right 'Output to Cube Speakers' plugs on the larger subwoofer box. A 3rd cable from that subwoofer box should connect from the "audio input" connector on that box to the to the "Speaker zone 1" plug on the main unit.

Plug both the main unit and the subwoofer into power outlets, turn them both on and you should be all set. If you click on the link below, pages 7 - 8 of the owner's guide have a good description and pictures of this configuration. The rest of that guide may come in handy too.

Bose Lifestyle 20 Owner's Guide

I hope this helps,
- Kevin

Dec 30, 2011 | Bose Lifestyle 20 System

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How to put together a double cube bose speaker


The Bose speakers with the cubes and bass module are all interconnected with a proprietary cable available from Bose, if lost you get a replacement by called 1-800-444-BOSE.
When you connect the speakers all wires run from the receiver to the base module first, then out to each of the speakers. All terminals on the bass module are labeled.
The Bose cubes are all identical and can be used in the front or back positions.
Try to keep them at ear level or aimed at the listening position for best sound.

May 17, 2011 | Bose Acoustimass 15 System

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Unable to receive optimum output. The bass is totally flat !


Hi, ok the Bose Acoustimass III system consists of two small cube speakers and one subwoofer unit called the Acoustimass bass module. If the subwoofer stops working, three points can be the cause of the failure. The Bose Acoustimass III is a passive system, meaning the speakers do not power themselves, but instead are connected to a receiver or amplifier. Thus, the amplifier, the speaker between the amplifier and the subwoofer, or the subwoofer itself could be the issue.

Things You'll Need:

* Amplifier
* Speaker cable
* Extra subwoofer


Instructions


Disconnect the speaker cable from the back of the Bose Accoustimass bass module and connect it to a subwoofer that is known to be working. If the subwoofer works, the bass module needs to be replaced.


Disconnect the speaker cable from the back of the receiver or amplifier you are using and from the back of the subwoofer in Step 1.


Connect a speaker cable that is known to be working between the back of the receiver or amplifier and the back of the Accoustimass module. If the module starts working, then the cable was the issue.


Disconnect the speaker cable from Step 3 from the back of the amplifier or receiver, then connect the cable to the subwoofer port on the back of an amplifier or receiver that is known to be working. If the subwoofer works, the receiver was the issue. If the subwoofer still does not work, verify that the speaker cable is in the subwoofer port of the receiver/amplifier and that the cable is connected securely to the subwoofer.



If you think you did the connection properly,Fine... If not you can use the manual from the below link and know how to connect it properly..

products.bose.com/pdf/customer_service/owners/og_am5iii.pdf


Have a nice day..

Feb 19, 2011 | Bose Acoustimass 5 III System

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I have the following equipment and am going crazy trying to figure out how they get connected together. I also have the Carver Multi CD player and Carver Cassette Deck which I was able to connect to the...


Get a separate amp for the 901's and the rest falls into place.

1,2, 5) Place the 901 Active EQ between the pre/main front OUT of the receiver and the TFM-55X. Attach the 901's. Keep track of the jumpers you remove from the receiver. Or replace the jumpers with RCA splitter cables so you still have pre/main connection but can share the output with the TFM.

3) Pinnacle subwoofer (self-powered?) to the subwoofer out of the receiver.

4) Bose (AMS???) 5. As surrounds on the receiver. Place the sub module toward the rear so it mates sonically and directionally with them.

What? No center speaker? I'd get something more robust with bass capabilities, like a pair Bose 301 series 1's because the tweeters face in one direction only.

Except for the amps and the cube stuff that is essentially what I have. 6.1 with full-range speakers everywhere.

Aug 31, 2010 | Onkyo TX-SR803 Receiver

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I have a pair of redline bose cube speakers and an acoustimas. I don't have cable for the connection. I would appreciate if someone help me showing diagram and which cable I should use it. Thanks


You can make a serial cable for it. All you need is a 15-pin d-type female connector and a bunch of speaker wire. Solder the speaker wire as shown in my diagram.

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Sep 22, 2009 | Bose Acoustimass 10 III System

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Cube speakers w/ no subwoofer


I have the acoustimas systrem and the speakers do need the sb. That's the heart of the system.
I dropped my two front cubes and neither work. If you would be willing to sell yours at a reasonable price I would be willing to buy.
Please contact Bose customer support and I believe they will tell yiou the same thing.

Please let me know.

May 02, 2009 | Bose Acoustimass 5 III System

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Bottom won't come back out after pushing in for connection .


sometimes when you push the cable in i have seen folks get the cable into to far and then the conduit part is inside the connector also and the button will not come back down, make sure you only have the striped part inside the hole. if that does not work you might have to take a jewelers flat screwdriver and pry it down a little, either one should work. if not then either take speaker back to factory if under warranty or remove speaker and change the button. try the first one then the next one them the two common ones. good luck and let me know.

Mar 03, 2009 | Sony Audio Players & Recorders

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Left Channel Not Working.


Has it ever worked?

Try this - connect one pair of its speaker wires at a time and test it. Watch the polarity.

• Make sure all cube speaker arrays are connected to the proper terminals according to their
position in your room.
• Check to be sure all wires are connected to your surround receiver with the proper polarity
(+ to + and – to – wires). Incorrect wiring can result in a total loss of module output.
• Correct any wiring problems before you plug in your receiver and turn it on.

How do you know the receiver's Left channel isn't the fault? Sounds like a source issue.

Jan 04, 2009 | Bose Acoustimass 16 Speaker

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Subwoofer blows internal fuse when receiver is turned on


Has it ever worked?

Try this - connect one pair of its speaker wires at a time and test it. Watch the polarity.

• Make sure all cube speaker arrays are connected to the proper terminals according to their
position in your room.
• Check to be sure all wires are connected to your surround receiver with the proper polarity
(+ to + and – to – wires). Incorrect wiring can result in a total loss of module output.
• Correct any wiring problems before you plug in your receiver and turn it on.


Dec 12, 2008 | Bose Acoustimass 16 Speaker

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Attaching a pair of Floor standing speakers as Front R and Front L instead of standard bose cubes


yes of corz,, u can use any of that but dont go pass the power of your power amp,, becoz,, it coss damage 2 your speakers,, and thats expensive... ps. . dont revers the polarity

Feb 20, 2008 | Bose Acoustimass 15 System

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