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Creative inspire P580 not working properly

Hi, I bought 3,5 years ago a set of 5,1speakers creative inspire P580. The problem is that the last 6 months i cannot use them, cause the 3 of the 5 peripheral speakers do not work. I checked it better and i found out that the problem is in the sub woofer. The outputs for one front, the center and one rear speaker do not function. Is there anything i can do to fix them or getting them to the trash-can!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?

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  • xtremusGR Apr 02, 2008

    First of all thanks a lot for responding!

    I checked it again and i realised that the problem is not at the wires or at the speakers. The problem is at the woofer.

    There are three outputs that are not functioning. The other two are O.K. I checked each speaker in the one that functions and they were ok. Possibly the circuit "that gives the sound" to the outputs is broken or "burned".

    Any other idea? (Just getting them to the trash)

    Anyway, thanks!

  • mdelosrey Jan 02, 2009

    I have the P580 5.1 set also and after 5 years only the right front driver is working. The sub still works but no sound coming from other speakers. It is not the speakers because if I swap the speakers to the right front driver they ALL work. This concludes that the drivers for the other 4 are defective.

  • Anonymous Apr 09, 2009

    i have my speaker for 5 yrs they used to connect fine with my old laptop but my new one wont recognize them from the usb and if i use the line in only the front speakes work. is there anything i can download to help my laptop recognize them from the usb??


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Actually...It has been the fact that speakers have a very minimal guarantee when compared to the other peripherals.This is a very common problem faced by many people.

What you are supposed to do is just replace each and every wire connected to your speakers with the new one.You can get the new wires from the market.That way your sub speakers will get fixed.

Coming to the woofer,just give it for solders check.There may be soldering problem inside the speakers.

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