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Hello there,

So i have this Logitech Z5500 speaker setup and after 6 years, the centre satellite is dead.
I swapped it up with the rear one to see if it's the cable or anything else, and i am pretty sure the CENTRE SPEAKER IS DEAD.

How can i repair it? I opened it and it's like impossible to do anything. Any hints?

If not, can i find a replacement for this satellite? its specs are: 69 watts RMS (into 8 ohms)
Where from do I buy a satellite that would fit those specs? I have no idea.

What else would you recommend, besides telling me that this setup is terrible and bad and that i should make use of this opportunity to throw them out and buy a pair of real actual speakers:))

Cheers !
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You might find a single Logitech speaker on eBay.
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thx for the reply.
No i couldn't find anything.
Just one which was shipped from US so too far away.
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What kind of connection does it use?
Can you post some specs?

You'll have to take out your calculator and a multimeter but it's rather do-able.
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It connects with just wires, 2 wires coming out of the sub-woofer and going in the same way in the satellite speaker.
These are the specs of the speaker:
69 watts RMS (into 8 ohms, @ 1kHz, @ 10% THD)
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Phone logitech and ask if you can buy a single replacement speaker. Other wise just phone around. Your looking to buy just one, which means usual retail channels probably wont help you as they normally sell speakers in pairs. I think maybe wharfedale diamond speakers are sold separately, should be a decent upgrade to the speakers Logitech use. Just look around dude.
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Originally Posted by flashvlad View Post

It connects with just wires, 2 wires coming out of the sub-woofer and going in the same way in the satellite speaker.
These are the specs of the speaker:
69 watts RMS (into 8 ohms, @ 1kHz, @ 10% THD)

You just need to find a speaker with equal specs ( the watts RMS just needs to be equal or superior, doesn't matter), same resistance 8ohms and that's it.

You'll have definetly a different sound from that speaker and you're going to notice it more in 5.1 material , movies for instance always have voice on central speakers, so you can actually upgrade one of the most important speakers.

Some bad things come for a good reason haha
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