Relax -- if they sound okay then I'm sure they are okay. But don't do that again!
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Given all the threads here about WAF, or wife acceptance factor, I don't know if it's such a good idea to start blaming your wife for anything that goes wrong with your stereo.
I found this out the hard way recently when I blamed her for something that was actually caused by an electrical spike. Don't you just love the taste of Rockports in the morning?
Then again, you could be going for the guilt factor. As in, honey, you BROKE it. Now we have to get a NEW one.
Either way, it's a mine field I'd rather not tread. :o)
Usually our amps when overdriven or malfunctioning fry our tweeters/crossovers and it is usually all to obvious when this has happened, so relax if it is not obviously damaged. Most equipment is probably designed to survive these minor disasters. Unfortunately this all sounds like poor planning IF you knew of the negative tv remote/preamp interaction in advance. What can go wrong will go wrong. That makes it ALL your fault my friend... do apologize to your wife immediately and sincerely IF this was the case.
Apologize for yelling at her! Then take the speakers in for 'repair' (just have them 'checked out', I'm sure they're fine if they sound fine). Then tell her that you need to buy a new _____ preamp to make sure this doesn't happen again. She'll feel so bad for 'damaging' the speakers, she won't complain. Never pass up a golden opportunity to upgrade. BTW, try a tubed preamp, maybe a AR, BAT, Cary or other. Turn a muff into a gain.
Sorry for my first post ... I couldn't resist it. I see so many threads where "wifey" has committed some terrible misdeed against a beloved hifi. I'm wondering whether these is, somewhere on the web, a kitchen-appliance-agon, where wifes bemoan their culinary challenged husbands who have strayed into the kitchen and ruined the prized blender while trying to make a margarita.