Question about Denon Audio Players & Recorders

Open Question

Bought new avr 791 and the zone 2 is not working.

Bought new avr 791 and cannot get zone 2 to work. All connections are with hdmi

Posted by on

Ad

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad
tech48
  • 624 Answers

SOURCE: Denon AVR-1907 blinking red power button

It sounds like you have a bad speaker on the zone 2, or you have the speakers connected improperly.

When you engage the zone 2 a relay clicks and the speakers then become part of the amplifiers circuit.

If the problem was in the amplifier, it would go into protect mode without even having speakers connected to it.

If the speakers all check good, you most likely have the wrong type of speakers, meaning the impeadance is too low, or you have too many speakers connected to it.

On the back of the Denon, you will see right around the speaker output jacks, what ratings the speakers should be. If I remember correctly, it says 6 ohms or more when using only "A" or "B", and it says 12ohms or more for "A" + "B".

If you have two 8 ohm speakers on the same speaker jack you now have a 4 ohm load. That is below the ratings and can cause the amp to shut down (go into protect). Since your amp shuts down right away, I think you have a bad speaker or way too many speakers connected.

I have seen many times when people will connect 2 or 4 speakers to the one of the outputs that are designed for only 1 speakers.

If you are using too many speakers you will need a speaker distribution box. It has a resistor network built into it so the amp never sees a lower impeadance than what it is designed for.
You can connect 4, 6 or 8 speakers to one set of outputs designed for 2 speakers. You do loose a lot of power to the speakers, but it is better than blowing up your amplifier.

If I can be of any further help, let me know.

Posted on Jun 22, 2008

Ad
  • 3 Answers

SOURCE: Denon AVR-3805 zone 2 no longer working

time to reset the microprocessor. See page 87 in manual.
1) switch off the unit using the main unit's power operation (small power button)
2) hold the PURE DIRECT button and DIRECT button at same time and turn the main unit's power operation on.
3) wait for entire display to flash in 1 second intervals

now the speakers need to be set up again but zone 2 will be working. i suspect a power surge causes the microprocesser to be corrupted. i put a power surge protector and have not had problems (lately).

Posted on Jan 01, 2009

  • 119 Answers

SOURCE: Denon AVR 1609 Receiver Zone 2 has no sound

you have to change the power amp assignment to zone 2, you must also have Analog audio connections to the Denon from your devices.
Try this put your remote in the zone 2 mode, select tuner in zone 2 and turn zone 2 volume up to -10

Posted on Mar 03, 2009

  • 4 Answers

SOURCE: Onkyo TX-SR705 - No Audio - Flashing HDMI

The posabilities is power amplifier on your reciever is bad,
replays reciever or repair it.More likely this is IC amplifier located on the main board of the reciever

Posted on Apr 17, 2009

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: no output to Zone 2 from preout to 2nd power amp for second room speakers

OK, From what I am understanding is that you both are trying to uilize a digital audio source (HDMI cables are digital audio only) and hence this is the problem. You can only use an analog audio source (connection) to utilize the audio output to zone 2. A simple soultion is to use the analog audio in conjuction with the digital. Connect the digital (HDMI, Optical, Coax) to the main zone and the left and right audios to zone 2.

Posted on Jun 27, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How to connect a denon avr-e400 receiver to a televion


If the DENON has an HDMI output, and your TV has an HDMI input, then use a HDMI cable. Then, use the TV's remote-control to select "source" (or "input") as 'HDMI 2' or 'HDMI 3' (assuming that you have been using 'HDMI 1' to watch TV).

Feb 08, 2015 | Denon AVR-E400 7.1 Channel 4K and 3D Pass...

1 Answer

Zone 2 will not play the dvr the dvr plays on the main zone other inputs play on zone 2


make sure you are using a parallel analog cable if you have it connected with HDMI or a Digital audio cable. Digital signals do not get passed to zone 2...make sure analog cable is to the right DVR input on the Denon.

Apr 10, 2009 | Denon AVR-2308CI

1 Answer

Denon AVR 1609 Receiver Zone 2 has no sound


you have to change the power amp assignment to zone 2, you must also have Analog audio connections to the Denon from your devices.
Try this put your remote in the zone 2 mode, select tuner in zone 2 and turn zone 2 volume up to -10

Dec 18, 2008 | Denon AVR588 Receiver

1 Answer

Zone 2 problem for AVR 3808


It doesnt down convert to zone 2 via hdmi.... must use analog audio or something else.

Jul 14, 2008 | Denon AVR 3808Ci Receiver

1 Answer

No output to Zone 2 from preout to 2nd power amp for second room speakers


OK, From what I am understanding is that you both are trying to uilize a digital audio source (HDMI cables are digital audio only) and hence this is the problem. You can only use an analog audio source (connection) to utilize the audio output to zone 2. A simple soultion is to use the analog audio in conjuction with the digital. Connect the digital (HDMI, Optical, Coax) to the main zone and the left and right audios to zone 2.

Dec 22, 2007 | Denon AVR-3803 Receiver

1 Answer

AVR 1508 Reciever Setup Issue


AVR 1508 doesn't upconvert. Only components coming in on HDMI will go out HDMI.

Nov 28, 2007 | Audio Players & Recorders

Not finding what you are looking for?
Audio Players & Recorders Logo

Related Topics:

488 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Denon Audio Players & Recorders Experts

 Grubhead
Grubhead

Level 3 Expert

5156 Answers

Electro Med Services...
Electro Med Services...

Level 3 Expert

6694 Answers

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

74383 Answers

Are you a Denon Audio Player and Recorder Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...