Having problems with your Dell HK395 Computer Speakers ?

Speaker cable installation

\015 Moved and I would like to find out if I installed the speakers properly on my dell dimension 2400, I thought I connected the cable properly but when I turned on the volume knob on the right speaker thr light did not come on and there was no sound, do I need new speakers?\015

Answers :

1.  Check the orange multipin connector for bent or broken pins.
2.  Make you have the subwoofer plugged in to a live power outlet.
3.  Check the fuse on the circuit board inside the subwoofer.
4.  Measure the output of the subwoofer power transformer.  I think I remember it as being in the range of 12-24VAC.  Inspect the rectifier diodes for signs of overload.  measure the dc output of the diodes.  I think I remember 18VDC.  
5.  Open the right speaker and verify the on/off switch is working.
6.  New Egg sells a multitude of similar speakers in the $40 to $80 range.
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