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Fuse blows when i plug in the subwoofer the fuse blows

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  • oldelbubba Jun 19, 2008

    i am talking about the fuse in the subwoofer

  • Anonymous Jun 25, 2008

    My sub is blowing the fuse aswell.

  • Stephen Colucci Oct 05, 2008

    when I plug in the pb10, the internal fuse blows immediately. Even with no input.

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Presuming you're referring to the circuit breaker in your house, it's probably because you have too many items on that circuit. Your best bet would be to find another power outlet that is on a different circuit, and plug some things in over there.

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SOURCE: Polk Audio PSW202

The power supply or amplifier has a shorted component.

Posted on Mar 12, 2010

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SOURCE: Subwoofer keeps blowing fuses.

THE AMPLIFIER "IC" MAY BE SHORTED!
IC MAY NEED REPLACED.

Posted on Apr 10, 2010

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SOURCE: I have a Niles SW300 subwoofer that continues to

ok, temporary cheap fix... (i mean in a ******* engineering kinda way ;-) . . . )
since your primary receiver has a sub-out RCA plug, you can hop into the local pawn shop, buy a cheap receiver and an RCA line splitter, and connect the primary sub-out to the CD or any input EXCEPT phono (resistance is different on the phono rca's). remove the plate from the sub and run the speaker wire from the "pawn stereo" directly to the speaker. replace plate on sub to keep box sealed, and adjust receivers to desired level of bass & volume.
You have spent $50 and now have a decent sounding system again.

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The smoke indicates something heating up such as a resistor or diode or a capacitor.

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