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Hi, My friend (who has a visual impairment) moved house recently, they own a Kenwood KR - V5570, I assisted with re setting up PC etc. I am now baffled with connecting her left and right speakers to this as there are many red and white outlets. The wires on the speakers have one white and one black and white coating; also they have no jack on them, only bare wire to push into connections. My issue is that I have tried many combinations to get sound though had no luck. Can you tell me where I need to put the what wire in what place please thanks.

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If you keep guessing you may succeed in blowing something up.

The cables have RCA connectors or bare wires for a reason.

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Don't pay too much attention to the actual colors of speaker wire. Use the colors as reference. Each speaker has a plus and a minus. Connect them to corresponding plus and minus for their respective amplifier outputs.

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