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Bad Speaker A/B switch on RX-V661?

I have two pair of external speakers for my yard that are connected to a speaker switch box, which I connected to my RX-V661. Up until very recently, when I would press the "Speaker A/B" button on the receiver, the surround sound speakers in my family room would go on in "A" mode and then go off in "B" mode (and my speaker switch box would go on in "B" mode which allowed me to listen on the yard speakers). Lately, though, when I switch to "B", some of the family room speakers remain on and the power output to the exterior speakers is diminished. I made no changes to my setup when this happened. Why won't the "A" speakers turn completely off when I switch to "B?"

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I think I know where your problem is. But first of all, in order to avoid misunderstanding let me clarify something. Do you use an external speaker switch box? If it's possible could you tell me the brand - model.

Waiting clarification, don't hesitate to post.

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