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Receiver won't turn on...why?

Old 08-25-06, 04:52 PM
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Receiver won't turn on...why?

Having some troubles with my receiver from RCA. The red light indicating 'standby' is on, and turns off when I unplug, so power isn't a problem. When I press the button, the receiver makes no indication or reaction. I looked to see if any of the speakers weren't connected and if that could be the problem, but I didn't notice anything. So would anyone have an idea as to why my receiver wont turn on? Any help is appreciated, thanks.
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Old 08-25-06, 05:20 PM
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Make sure that no wires are crossing, from positive to negative or vice versa. You might have blown a fuse in the receiver, check your manual. That's all the ideas I have others might be of more help.
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Old 08-26-06, 04:02 AM
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A short from having a wire touching the back of the unit will usually allow the unit to click on momentarily, but I would double check that.
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Old 08-26-06, 08:17 AM
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Try unplugging for several minutes at least, then plugging back in.
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