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Sherwood rx4103 my receiver was working fine but now its on standby and when i press the power it turns on and then it cuts right back off how can i fix this problem

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I have the same problem with mine... its anoying is there like a reset on this item?

Posted on Aug 30, 2009

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I have the same problem with my sherwood receiver, I turn it on and then 4 seconds later it clicks off. Nothing is hooked to it, not a speaker, cd,tape plater, etc. It started when I hooked up the speakers 8olm, and turned the sound to half way. How can that be repaired by me?

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Hi i have a Sherwood r125 with the same problem i have noticed that there are two transformers one feeds the processor with 5 volts but then i noticed that the ac supply was missing for the display going back to the transformers the mains transformer on the secondary side appeared to be open so maybe a replacement will do the trick for yours the problem now is finding a supplier

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Are you sure you dont have a bad speaker cable? or a blown speaker? unhook everything from the receiver then try and power it on with nothing plugged in. One at a time plug each speaker up if its still working and hasnt shut off when all speakers are plugged in then start connecting each device (dvd, vcr,tape deck,) Some receivers have a blow protection circuit that blows like a cirquit breaker in a home if there is a problem. Maybe you have a short? blow speaker? hooking each device up one at a time starting from nothing will help you trouble shoot the problem. If it clicks off with nothing plugged in then the unit may need serviced.

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