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2 out of the 4 subs I got from svs have had the same problem (hooked up backwards inside). Im really surprised to hear they are still having this QC problem.

I bet some of the svs owners out there have subs that are hooked up wrong inside and they don't even know it. Svs really needs to get this issue fixed. + and - are not that hard if the builder cares even a little about what he's doing.

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2 out of the 4 subs I have got from svs have had the same problem (hooked up backwards inside). Im really surprised to hear they are still having this QC problem.

I bet some of the svs owners or there have subs that are hooked up wrong and they don't even know it. Svs really needs to get this issue fixed. + and - are not that hard if the builder cares even a little about what he's doing.
When they are paid $3/day I Guess they don't care all that much.
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2 out of the 4 subs I have got from svs have had the same problem (hooked up backwards inside). Im really surprised to hear they are still having this QC problem.

I bet some of the svs owners or there have subs that are hooked up wrong and they don't even know it. Svs really needs to get this issue fixed. + and - are not that hard if the builder cares even a little about what he's doing.
Well, they are built in China. Not sure if they check for the correct polarity or test phase as a part of QC.
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I did not know that . I might get bashed here but I will never understand why a US company would take jobs away and send them to another country. You would think at some point making more money just wouldn't be worth it. Sure lots of places do it I know. And the subs would cost more I get that too. But mostly it would be the rich gets a little less rich.

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Consumers are causing the problem. I am with you, I would rather pay more for a product made in the good ole' USA but I feel I am definitely in the minority.

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Well, they are built in China. Not sure if they check for the correct polarity or test phase as a part of QC.
They're not assembled in the USA? SVS does not test them here before they ship them out?
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Built in Hong Kong, P.R.C. The subs are designed here. Built for pennies on the dollar. Shipped on the slow boat from China. Not sure if they are QC'd here.
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Consumers are causing the problem. I am with you, I would rather pay more for a product made in the good ole' USA but I feel I am definitely in the minority.

The vast majority of consumers buy on price alone.


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Many consumer electronics are made in China, it just seems like something like a crossed wire in a sub happens more frequently than it should around here, I.M.O.
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Svs would have to cut into their profits. And I'm sure some rich people would be a little less rich. I mean there must have been a time when they built everything here (like when they were smaller staring out maybe?). And at some point they sent the jobs out for more money.


Im not trying to put all the blame on svs. Tons of places do this. I just didn't see svs as one that would trade more money for sending jobs over seas. Its just not the image I had of them. Oh well it is what it is

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Well, OPPO is a Chinese company.

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