Out of 1 Ratings

Owner's of the Bose Stereo Amplifier Lifestyle gave it a score of 5.0 out of 5. Here's how the scores stacked up:
  • Reliability

    5.0 out of 5
  • Durability

    5.0 out of 5
  • Maintenance

    5.0 out of 5
  • Performance

    5.0 out of 5
  • Ease of Use

    5.0 out of 5
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Maintaining Your Lifestyle
Stereo Amplifier
Customer service
For additional help in solving problems, contact Bose
Customer Service. Refer to the
address list enclosed in the product packaging for correct phone numbers.
Limited warranty
The Lifestyle
stereo amplifier is covered by the Bose limited one-year transferable warranty.
Details of the coverage are provided on the product registration card that came with the
product. Please fill out the information section of the card and mail it to Bose. Failure to do so
will not affect your warranty rights.
link-to-Model 5 adapter cable (PN 000000)
link 50-foot extension/expansion cable (PN 275475-050)
Bass or treble is
Check the speaker wire connections. Make sure the wires are connected + to + and – to –.
See “Connecting speakers to your Lifestyle
stereo amplifier” on page 21.
Interference Make sure the speaker wires are firmly inserted in the terminals on the back of the speaker and on the
amplifier rear panel. Check to be sure no wires are touching across terminals.
See “Connecting speakers to your Lifestyle
stereo amplifier” on page 21.
Remote does not
adjust the volume
Be sure the 1/8 in (3.5 mm) mini-plug is firmly inserted in the SYSTEM CONTROL 2 jack (Model 5 music
center only).
If you are using an RC-20 or RC-5 remote control, make sure the remote control switch settings are correct.
If you are using a local volume control (VCA), turn it to the off position.
suddenly decreases
Lower the volume setting to see if the level returns to normal. If so, the sudden loss of volume was an inten-
tional action of the amplifier’s overload protection feature. This engages automatically if the volume is set
too high and is overdriving the speakers. Choosing a lower setting should ensure continuous, even volume.
Zone 2 does not
work at all
If you are using a Lifestyle
DVD system, the stereo amplifier will not work unless “Zone 2 Protocol” in
the system settings menu is set to “Legacy”. For more information, consult your Lifestyle
DVD system’s
owners guide.
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