Having problems with your Bose Companion 3 Computer Speakers ?

Bose Companion 3 Control Pod doesn't seem to work but light is on

\015 I couldn't get the sound from my computer or my son's IPOD to play on the Bose Companion 3 Multimedia sound system even though I tried with two different input cables. (both male stereo jacks)\015\012\015\012I could barely hear the sound coming from my computer and from the IPOD through the woofer and the two Bose Speakers, (and the IPOD and the Laptop had the sound turned up) but when I tried turning up the volume from the bose control pod, it wouldn't work. I tried clicking it and turning it up, still nothing. I then tried turning up the volume from the IPOD player and the PC and still no difference. \015\012\015\012So I took the IPOD cable and input it directly into the Bose control pod and still no sound (not even the faint sound I heard when I had it go into the Bose Woofer) but then when I plugged it into the Bose control pod headphones OUTPUT, I could actually hear it much louder in the Bose speakers, although it was distorted and only worked with the input cable plugged halfway in or so. Still, I could not control the volume with the Bose control pod. I thought it was odd that what should have been an output to my headphones actually became a pseudo input for my IPOD player.\015\012\015\012Bottom line, could there be a problem with my Bose Control Pod, because I notice that I can still barely hear the PC sounds and the IPOD music when I unplug the Bose Control Pod from the system, in fact, the music is slightly louder when I unplug the Bose Control Pod. But without the Control Pod, there is no way to turn up or down the volume, which is barely audible from the Bose speakers to begin with.\015\012\015\012I am stumped. Any thoughts out there?\015

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