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I have a Pioneer HTV-C2 center channel virtual surround speaker system with a powered subwoofer.When i plug everything in and power it up i get a quick 3 second burst of sound and then it stops,but the display stays on.Any ideas?

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  • beniza29 Aug 11, 2008

    have a Pioneer HTV-C2 center channel virtual surround speaker with a powered subwoofer.When i plug everything in and power it up i get a quick 3 second click of sound and then it stops,but the display stays on.Any ideas?

    can it work interchangeably with a sony system?

  • beniza29 Aug 11, 2008

    have a Pioneer HTV-C2 center channel virtual surround speaker with a powered subwoofer.When i plug everything in and power it up i get a quick 3 second click of sound and then it stops,but the display stays on.Any ideas?

    Can the system work on a sony home thearter?

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I have a Pioneer HTV-C2 center channel virtual surround speaker system with a powered subwoofer.Lost the cables, can somebody help me, dont know where to get them???......original cable part # are
ADX-7239 this is the system cable A and (rectangle connector)
ADE-7023 this is the subwoofer cable B.....(round connector) 8 pins both
is there any compatible cable....thanx apprecieate ur help!!!

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Looking to buy the cables to your system htv-c2 and htv-sw2 someone walked off with mine or buy your system, contact me at jamiebircumshaw1956@gmail.com very serious, or call 775-209-6250 thanks jamie

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Please reinstall your system again and confirm that no contact between each cable and the cable beside it.
-in setup confirm that all speaker are on(active status)

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