Having problems with your Altec Lansing ATP 3W Computer Speakers ?

ATP3 intermittency problem

\015 I have intermittency problem with my ATP3. I didnt know if it was because of the power switch that goes with the volume knob or a problem with the power suppply. What i did is to check on the supplies. i think its doin OK (output of the regulator is 9V) but it goes too hot.tried to remove the 7809 and measure the load for the 7809 and it read 50 ohms. is this normal? with the instruments that i have, I cant further isolate where the problem really is. cant opent the left satellire spkr. anyone who knows how to solve this?\015

Answers :

I've had intermittent speaker problems with these models and it was caused by slight abuse, ( stress on the speaker jacks at the main board located in the main subwoofer cabinet). The problem can lead you to believe its the speakers or the wires but in my case it was a loose solder joint on the main board in the subwoofer. I had to take the subwoofer apart and carefully re-solder the connections of the speaker jacks. I've had no problems since. I've also been a little more careful not to push the jack side of the connection against the wall, kicking with my feet etc..
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Altec Lansing ATP 3W Computer Speakers

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

ATP3 intermittency problem


I've had intermittent speaker problems with these models and it was caused by slight abuse, ( stress on the speaker jacks at the main board located in the main subwoofer cabinet). The problem can lead you to believe its the speakers or the wires but ... Altec Lansing ATP 3W Computer Speakers

HP Pavilion dv 9205 us tries to start up, screen stays black


THIS IS A LONG REPLY POST BE WARNED : HOWEVER IS LIKELY HELPFUL TO OTHERS WITH INTERMITTENT LCD / PORT ISSUES. MY STORY,... Hi all. Ok, i'm gonna chime in here on this. I have the HP DV9205us and i've returned my unit a total of three times. Ultimate ... HP Pavilion dv9205us Notebook

Dell Dimension 2400 Freezes


You have done some good troubleshooting here..!!\015\012\015\012I suggest you check your memory using this ms software\015\012http://oca.microsoft.com ... Dell Dimension 2400 PC Desktop

I am trying to burn a DVD that is 1 hour and 49 minutes long and it will not burn correctly. On a DVD-RW it only recorded just a small amount at the beginning and also had music in the background. I tried a DVD-R and it would not work at all. It also seems that the video file is larger than what the DVD can hold but I am using 4.7GB (2hours).


Make sure you treat your blank CD-R's with respect.\015\012Scratches or dust may cause write errors! Handle the disc carefully when transferring it to the CD drive!\015\012 \015\012 \015\012\015\012 \015\012DMA & Auto Insert ... PC Desktops

Too many intermittent problems


Hi,\015\012\015\012I suggets you to do the following:\015\012\015\0121) Go to internet explorer select tools then internet options in that click the connections tab and select never dial my connection option. This wont ask you ... Toshiba Satellite A135 Notebook

ViewSonic 19" flat screen monitor goes black - intermittently


Hi,There could be a problem with your display card settings or the display card itself. If you are using Windows operating system, make sure that you have the monitor driver installed for that specific monitor. This is to ensure that Windows on ... ViewSonic Optiquest Q9b 19" Flat Panel LCD Monitor

I bought my Philips Flat Screen TV Model No: 23PF9945/12 about 6 years ago. For the past 2-3 years, it's been switching itself off intermittently - sometimes 3-4 times a night! It's been in and out of the retailer from which I bought it several times, with no solution. I've just been putting up with it! Each time it happens, the screen goes black and there are no LED lights on - I have to switch it off at the wall plug, then on again - usually, it stays on for a couple of minutes and then goes o


Suziglantz, A good TECHNICIAN should be able to pinpoint where the problem is. I suspect that as long as the unit has perfect pic and sound when it IS ON, there should be no problem for a tech to find a thermally intermittant solder joint inside the ... Philips 23PF9945-37 23" Flat Panel LCD Monitor

I have been using a lenovo 3000 Y410 for the past 1 year. Excellent performance. I keep it on most nights also for torrents, etc. A few days back i started encountering a wierd problem. The computer just switches off!! It happens in safe mode as well as command prompt. Sometimes it goes off on startup. Sometimes it goes on for hours before konking off. I tried out the heating issue, but i dont think thats the problem because yesterday, i kept really heavy apps running on for more than an hour. T


You are having a problem with intermittent component failure. The problem might be a bad capacitor. you need to check the capacitors in the power supply and around the voltage regulators.You should also reapply the thermal paste to the cpu. You shoul ... Lenovo 3000 Y410 Notebook

Display issue with Viewsonic VX2025wm display


This could be a few things so we'll start with the cheap and easy one.\015\012\015\012The first thing we want to check is cables and connections. First just grab the data cable at one end and gently move it it around while watching the di ... Computer Monitors

Intermittent shut down


My\015\012Dell 5150 Dimension P4 3.0 Ghz was doing the exact same thing. The\015\012problem is very common with this model. No PC clinic I took to can\015\012solve my problem. They said it's MB, it is not! The problem is due to\015\012insuffici ... Dell Dimension 5150 (DIM515MIN) PC Desktop

Shadow problems I have a problem with shadows on my Acer X213W LCD Monitor. For e.g. - The icons, and photo I have as a desktop background have 3 shadows on the left hand side of each icon or photo. I have my resolution set to 1680 x 1050 as they suggest. This typing I have done here has a shadow on the left hand side of the words, but it is not as noticeable. Can you help me please? Jan


This Lawrie here - I asked the question some year or so ago and in the interim have experienced the problem intermittently.\012 The answer about the cables I shall try and wouldn't be surprised if it works as the monitor cables have been bundled ... Computer Monitors

Toshiba Satellite A60 wont post


Similar problem some time back and removing the battery for a while then re-inserting it did the trick.\015\012It is worth a try. ... Toshiba Satellite A60 Notebook

Hp pavilion dv5-1002nr will not power up - HP Pavilion dv1000 Notebook


Let's run through a basic flow chart.1.Plug the AC adapter, (Charger), into the laptop.Is the Power LED light on, and the Battery charging light?[The Power LED light is on the front edge of your laptop, all the way ... HP Pavilion dv1000 Notebook

Autoimatic switches off!!!


You are having a problem with intermittent component failure. The\015\012problem might be a bad capacitor. you need to check the capacitors in\015\012the power supply and around the voltage regulators.You should also\015\012reapply the thermal paste ... Lenovo 3000 Y410 Notebook

Windows 7 Gateway M6866 laptop freezes intermittently, HDD @ 100%


Hello and thank you for using Fixya's services.\015\012\015\012May I ask which antivirus you are using? I also have Windows 7 Ultimate and I went thru every single antivirus out there just to find one I was happy with. I had the same prob ... Gateway M-6866 15.4" Widescreen Laptop Blue PC Notebook

Display freaks out


There is probably a false or intermittent contact at the display end. If the problem were in the generated signals, the whole display would be affected. A problem always in the same area of a LCD display usually means either the Berg strip or (if you ... Toshiba Tecra S1 Notebook

Backspace, g and h keys intermittently not working


I have had the same problem on my HP dv6700....backspace, h, g (maybe more) just randomly work and then don't work...must be a simple fix b/c this sounds like a problem for a number of people on different computers...we must be in some weird function ... HP Pavilion dv7-1130us laptop

Hard drive right side light goes off


What Email are you using??If you are doing internet based web mail,(you have to log into a website to see it) you are loosing your connection intermittently. Other browsing of the web could run without caring about the crop. If you are using pc ... Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop

DELL Lattitude D620 freezes


Check the dock, there might be a problem in the dock, you can also try insulating the edges of the dock with some tapes before docking and plugging the dell, sometimes a short spike of static can hang the computer. If all else fails, dell has a prett ... Dell Latitude D620 Notebook

Problem(s) - Display, Memory... something?


Several things here: -memory is not seated correctly-the memory is defective-mobo problems. Try reseating the memory first and rebooting. Try another stick of ram if available. Let me know the results. ... Toshiba PC Laptops

Vx 2245wm "almost" Black screen


Craigcorbin, Could be "switch-mode-power-supply"/CCFL "INVERTER" supply that is flakey or better still has a "thermal" problem. Thermal problems arise from temperature cycling of the parts on the circuit board that heat-up due to their need to dissap ... ViewSonic Computer Monitors

Touch pad works intermittently


... Toshiba Portege M700-S7008 Notebook

Computer Freezes During Startup (Urgent!)


I have the same problem. It is intermittent so I believe a bad connecton somewhere. The first time I cleared this problem by removing and replacing the hard drive. It then worked. That does not always clear the problem so now I have to drop the compu ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook

Screen keeps flashing intermittently.


There are a number of possible problems.When the computer is turned on and you wiggle the LCD back and forth and the video becomes corrupted and then if you wiggle it some more and get it to work correclty then you either have a loose vid ... Acer Aspire 5610-4648 Notebook

Red problem i'm having a problem regarding my monitor display. there is a color red only on the my screen. how can i solve this problem...my monitor samtron 45bn i change video section c r t . plssss help. thanks....


It sounds like it's probably a problem with the cable or connection. Usually this happens when the connector isn't seated properly. The first step would be to re-seat the VGA connector by taking it off and putting it back on. If that ... Gateway FPD2275W LCD Monitor
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.5397 seconds