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Pioneer AVIC-D3 Audio Problems

I have had mine installed in a 2004 GMC Yukon XL for about 8 Months now and it has worked perfectly in all aspects up until last night. I noticed last night that when I got in my car and started it up, all I heard was the subs playing. I automatically figured it was a car/audio issue, meaning the wiring or fuses or something. It didn't occur to me until later that it had to be the head unit. After about 5 minutes, the normal audio returns, meaning the door speakers a tweeters begin playing after about 5 minutes. I have reset it, switched back and forth between menus, removed and replaced fuses that were perfectly ok...just trying to troubleshoot the issue. This morning it is happening everytime I cut the car off and back on...no mids or highs, just subs for 3-5 minutes! Please Help!

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  • sms013190 Dec 13, 2008

    I have the exact same problem! It was working perfectly, and everything else but the audio does. The subs still get the signals, but no speakers do for any source. Please help!

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Sounds like a problem with the sound chip in the stereo. Disconnect the rca cables from the subs and check to see if the audio returns. If so. try using a different rca connection in the back. Also i think on them radio's if there is a built in sub drive you need to turn that off if you are using a amp to run the subs.

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