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SWR Workingman 15....no sound :(

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by DaBassman, Jan 30, 2005.


  1. DaBassman

    DaBassman

    Mar 25, 2002
    Oneonta, NY
    No sound coming from internal speaker....however, an external speaker works fine.....is there a speaker fuse inside for that internal speaker that may have blown????
    Thanks!
     
  2. IvanMike

    IvanMike Player Characters fear me... Staff Member Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2002
    Middletown CT, USA
    dunno. sounds like an easy fix though, the fact that an external speaker works means the amp itself is a-ok. could be a disconnected wire, hopefully not a blown speaker. (although most blown speakers still make some noise)
    does the tweeter still work? if not it's almost assuredly a wiring problem and not a blown 15
     
  3. eots

    eots

    Dec 18, 2004
    Morris, IL.
    Have you got a multimeter handy? Check for resistance on the speaker. Should be about 8 ohms. If you got that, reconnect leads and check for voltage on the speaker terminals while playing something. Should have some AC volts. If multimeter is not available, can you swap that extension speaker in for the oem unit?
     
  4. DaBassman

    DaBassman

    Mar 25, 2002
    Oneonta, NY
    I believe speaker isn't blown, seems to be some sound coming from tweeter.......no multimeter to use, can't swap out speakers...will try looking at wiring, thanks!