Try putting the negative speaker cable on the lower negative post and the positive speaker cable on the upper positive post.
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Runnin - See the discussion on the topic, "Speaker jumpers and hook up choices Question". It was started by Geph0007 on 9/16/15. Hopefully they link below will take you to it. Also, worth reading is the Audioquest discussion about "bi-wiring".
Runnin, I have separate posts for tweeter, midrange and woofers. I use Audioquest jumpers between tweeter and mids posts. I run shotgun cable from amplifier to woofer and tweeter/mid (cable connected to tweeter side). These jumpers are made of high purity copper gold or silver plated. I use gold plated version.
So I've tried the method where positive goes to the high side and negative goes to the low side. I'm not sure if it was superior or not, I couldn't really sense a difference, but to turn off the system, reconnect each speaker and turn it back on is tough to compare with!
I've also discovered that my speakers are more laid back than I had thought. Paradigm Signature S6v2, and I had become aware that vocals tended to be warmer. I had thought it was my electronics, Parasound Halo, but when I swapped in Ascend Sierra 2's, the sound was more open and vocals too. Love those bookshelves, by the way, they go toe to toe with the much more expensive Paradigms except in the bass department which is to be expected with a tower.
Anyway, I'm somewhat surprised at the laid back house sound, Paradigm hasn't been known for this, at least in their lower lines. I started out with Emotiva gear on these speakers and they tended to be harsh at higher volumes with some sibilance or distortion present in some tracks. That was fixed with the move to Parasound gear, and with all of the tinkering I've done lately the system is sounding better than it had.
Really? Then I would want to move to something else eventually as laid back speakers and laid back cables are not a good combo for me. I didn't have the Type 4 until after I got rid of the Emotiva gear. I had fine strand copper 12 gauge and saw a significant sound quality improvement when I moved to Type 4.