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JVC Sub-Woofer I have this JVC sub woofer that I bought at a yard sale for a few bucks. It has no place to plug in power, no lights on it and, its about the size of your average computer tower. Someone has apparently ripped the sticker off so I really dont know the model # sorry. On the inside of the box there are two maybe 6-8 inch woofers and wiring stuck inside on the back panel. Im sure that its part of some system. There are 4 speaker connects on the back and, each has its own + and - two on top are grey and blue..two on bottom are red and black. Are these ins..outs..can I even use this sub or no?any info at all would be greatly appreciated. Thanx

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Well, sort of. It's part of a typical JVC shelf system. The gray and blue are for the left woofer and the red and black are for the right woofer. It's basically just two small "woofers" in a box. So unless you have a small amplifier that has 2 subwoofer outputs with a built in crossover, they are essentially useless.

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Please check your model number, I can not find it on the JVC service website.

This is a powered sub-woofer I think. You need to have a thick black cord that connects the sub to the head unit. Then the satellite speakers get connected to the speaker jacks on the sub-woofer box. The sub-woofer should also be plugged into an A/C outlet on the wall.

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