Why won’t my Bose Color 2 SoundLink turn on?

Why won’t my Bose Color 2 SoundLink turn on? 

Check if the connected power outlet is working.

When connected to power, your product plays a tone. If you plug in but don’t hear a tone, try plugging in another device (i.e. a lamp) to the same power outlet to confirm the outlet works.

What do I do if my Bose SoundLink speaker won’t turn on? 

Product will not turn on
  1. Try both the buttons on the product and the controls in the Bose Music app.
  2. Check if the USB charger meets the power requirement for your speaker.
  3. Plug in your speaker to charge for an extended period.
  4. Check if the connected power outlet is working.
  5. Try a different charger.
  6. Reset your product.

How do I reset my Bose SoundLink color 2? 

Press and hold the Multi-function button for 10 seconds. While continuing to hold the Multi-function button, unplug the speaker from the power. Release the Multi-function button. The system must be re-connected to power to complete the reboot.

Why has my Bose speaker stopped working? 

Common audio issues such as Bose headset or speaker not working are usually caused by faulty or outdated audio drivers. So the regular driver update is necessary to keep your gear in tip-top condition. If you’re using Bluetooth audio devices, you should also update your Bluetooth driver.

Why won’t my Bose Color 2 SoundLink turn on? – Related Questions

Why won’t my Bose speaker charge or turn on?

The most common solutions for Bose speakers that are not charging are updating the firmware/software, resetting your bose speakers by holding down the Pause/Play or power button for 10 seconds, & holding the power cable while plugging in your charger, and releasing both simultaneously.

How do I reset my Bose Soundlink color?

To restore the factory default settings:

Simultaneously press and hold the AUX and Volume – buttons for about 15 seconds until a tone is heard.

Can you replace the battery in a Bose Soundlink color 2?

The SoundLink Color’s battery is known to lose charge after a few months of usage. This guide will show, step by step, how to take apart the device and replace the battery. Four round, plastic plugs are located on the back of the device. Using a metal spudger, carefully pry up the plastic covers.

What is the multifunction button on Bose Soundlink color 2?

Using the Multi-function button , you can access the voice control capabilities on your mobile device to make/take calls or ask Siri® or Google Now™ to play music, tell you the weather, give you the score of a game, and more. Press and hold to access voice control on your mobile device.

How do you reset Bose Soundlink battery?

Disconnect and reconnect the charging cable at both ends.

Unplug both ends of the USB cable then reconnect both ends to ensure they are firmly connected to the speaker and the USB power source.

How do you reset a Bose Soundlink speaker?

How to Reset a Bose Soundlink Speaker
  1. To reset the Bose Soundlink Color: Press and hold the AUX and Volume Down buttons for 10 seconds.
  2. To reset the Bose Soundlink Mini: Press and hold the Mute button for 10 seconds.
  3. To reset the Bose Soundlink Mini 2: Press and hold the Power button for 10 seconds.
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How do I know if my Bose Soundlink 2 is charging?

Connect the USB charging cable into a USB charging outlet.
  1. The product emits a tone when connected to power.
  2. The battery LED indicator flashes amber while charging.
  3. When charging is complete, the battery LED turns solid green.

How long does it take to charge Bose Soundlink color 2?

three hours. It takes just under three hours to complete a full charge cycle with the provided microUSB charging cable. When we subjected the speaker to a constant output at 50% volume, it lasted just 7 hours, 15 minutes.

How do I charge my Bose SoundLink 2?

Connect the power supply from the DC POWER jack on your product to an AC (mains) outlet. The battery light glows yellow while charging and turns off when charged. Typically, the battery will fully charge in about 3 hours; this varies depending on the charge level and if the product is in use while charging.

How do I check the battery on my Bose SoundLink color?

To check the battery level:

On the top of your product, press and hold the Power button until the power light shows one of the following: Green: 50% or more battery life. Amber: 10 – 50% battery life. Flashing red: Under 10% battery life.

Is it OK to leave Bose SoundLink plugged in?

Can I Leave My Bose SoundLink Plugged In? The Bose SoundLink can receive continuous electric input from a wall outlet indefinitely without causing damage to the battery due to overcharge or prolonged high temperatures. Therefore, overcharging is not a concern with Bose portable speaker batteries.

Can the battery be replaced in a Bose SoundLink color?

The SoundLink Color’s battery is known to lose charge after a few months of usage. This guide will show, step by step, how to take apart the device and replace the battery. Four round, plastic plugs are located on the back of the device. Using a metal spudger, carefully pry up the plastic covers.

How long does the Bose SoundLink 2 battery last?

When fully charged, the battery typically provides about 8 hours of playing time at a moderate volume levels. Battery power is consumed faster at higher volume levels.

Can I overcharge my Bose speaker?

Plugging in overnight will not overcharge the battery

Lithium batteries have a built-in auto-off feature when a full charge is reached to prevent the battery from being overcharged. Even while still plugged in, the battery level will have to drop below a certain point to trigger the charging again.

How long does it take to charge a Bose portable home speaker?

about 3 hours
The battery light flashes yellow while charging and glows solid green when charged. Typically, the battery will fully charge in about 3 hours; this varies depending on the charge level, if the product is in use and the charger used (the Bose charger is recommended).

How do I charge my Bose smart speaker?

Connect a USB Type-C® to the USB-C® connector on the bottom of the speaker. NOTE: If you are using the Bose Portable Smart Speaker Charging Cradle to charge the speaker, make sure that the cable is connected to the USB-C port on the back of the speaker and not charging cradle.

How do you turn off the Bose Soundlink mini?

Press and hold + and the Bluetooth button simultaneously. You hear an alert (or a tone) confirming that the auto-off feature is disabled.