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My 8020A speaker hums/rumbles

joachim73, modified 11 Years ago.

My 8020A speaker hums/rumbles

Youngling Posts: 1 Join Date: 3/12/11 Recent Posts
Today when I turned on my 8020as I noticed that one of my two speakers hums or rumbles whatever You would like to call it. I immediately purchased a new XLR to RCA cable. I then found out that I had the same problem. i switched input to my preamp. Did not help. I then changed ports on the preamp. No change. I yhen changed the new cable and port to the other speaker. On this speaker, regardless of input and cable, no hum/rumble. What could cause this? Could it be the xlr socket on the speaker? If so hpw expensive is it to fix?

Speakers are purchased 3 years ago at Hifi Studio17 in Helsinki Finland.

Thank you in advance for advise.

Joachim
ilkka-rissanen, modified 11 Years ago.

Re: My 8020A speaker hums/rumbles

Yoda Posts: 2564 Join Date: 3/23/09 Recent Posts
Hello Joachim,

It sounds that something has broken inside the speaker and it needs professional service. Please contact our service department for further information: http://www.genelec.fi/yhteystiedot/

For service you will need to send the speaker to us (Iisalmi).