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Speakers Hi! We have 7 speakers connected in the system. They are working fine independently but not when they are all connected. Do you think that is the problem? What should I do? Thanks, Cecilia

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  • Anonymous Sep 11, 2008





    Hello there !



    I have a similar problem i guess :



    I just can't get the 6 speakers with the Subwoofer all together. The PLII MOV gives me all of them except the Surround Back (only Surround Back, the Left and Right are fine) and the NEO6 CIN gives me all of them except the Subwoofer. So my problem is that i can't have the Subwoofer AND the Surround Back together with the rest, so like a whole 6.1 system. Is it just like that or Is there an option for all of them ? Or a option for a manual choice of the speakers ?



    Thanks for helping.



    guil

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If I understand you right, you have 7 speakers on 7 different channels.
When you have just 1 speaker connected it sounds fine, but any time you add more speakers it shuts down, or does it sound fine until you have all 7 of the speakers connected.

Bare with me, and we will figure this out. It is a very diificult job trying to troubleshoot something that is not in front of you.

After this post, it will be about an hour or so before you will hear from me again, I will be on my way home from work.

Is this a 5.1 surround system or is it listed as 7.1?

Do have have any speaker outputs with more than 1 speaker connected to it.

If this is a 5.1 system, do you have speakers connected to the "A and "B" speaker jacks?

What kind of speakers are they, and do they say on the back where you connect the speaker wire what ohm rating they are. Most speakers for your home are 8 ohms.

in case you were wondering what a 5.1 and a 7.1 system is:

the 5.1 system has front right, front left, center, rear right, rear left and the .1 is for the sub-woofer that is normally a RCA jack output on the back of the receiver

The 7.1 has all those same speaker outputs plus it has a surround back with right and left channel.

I will get back to you in about an hour or so.

Posted on Jun 23, 2008

  • Dave DeGain
    Dave DeGain Jun 26, 2008

    Hi Cecilia,



    Do you have any updates for me on this?



    Dave

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