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I have an S-air wieless stereo and when I try to add additional speakers (wall jack type) the main unit will only pair with one speaker at a time - it unpairs the others. I can't get all of them to play at once. What am I doing wrong?

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The unit probably does this so that you don't have an impedance mismatch which would mess up the internal amplifier...most home stereos will do this to protect the amplifier...

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