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HI, need to set up my Kenwood stereo (A 57) again however when I plug in the cables from the speakers into the main box (I dont know how it is done, just do trial and error, I have 8 holes where you can connect the cables from the speakers) I cannot figure out a combination which makes both speakers work. I seem to be able to plug in one cable in any hole, but the second one then must be in the upper right one. This is true for both speakers, so effectively I can only use one, because I only have one upper right hole to plug it into. Do you know what I mean? Could you please help me? Thank you! Regards, Nick

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you have a poor connection somewhere in your signal path. This sort f problem could be anywhere from inside the speaker box to the output stages of the amp. speaker protection relay in the amp, or even a noisy vol control or dry solder joints in the output stages of the amp. eliminate anything external to the amp by swapping right for left and test, spray the speaker protection relay in the amp with 2-26 or burnish the contacts with a piece of white business card cut to fit into the contacts. You will see deposits on the card that you have cleaned from the contacts. Carefully inspect the soldering about the output stages(heatsink area) and re-solder any poor or cracked solder joints. Good luck... these are the most common problems. I can go further in if the problem remains after you have done this. Good luck

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Did you try the black plug? Also, look at the right hand side of the tray and see if you have a Speaker icon. And if you do have a speaker icon, make sure that your sound is not muted.

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in the 3D processing turn on the Pro Logic and the for the mode as well set it to pro logic.
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this is what I did and it's decent. Other way would be to run the system through a amp/receiver that supports 5.1 surround.

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