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Volume control on unit

The Volume control on my Yamaha HTR-5550 no longer works (actually tends to turn the volume up no matter which way you turn it. Control from the remote is fine, but there are times when it would be handy to just reach out and turn it down with the knob.

Any simple solutions?

Thanks Kent

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  • Anonymous Nov 28, 2008

    The volume control on mine is broken too, where do you get the part?

  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    Remote works fine but volume control has to be done manually. Is it the tuner volume control or the remote?

  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    Does the remote increase volume control need to be replaced? Volume control works when done manually. Is there a motor that controls the volume control?

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Kent, Unfortunately, it sounds as if the encoder is broken. The encoder is a digital input which takes the place of a traditional volume control, and is what holds the volume knob in place and spins. Since it works fine with the remote, that means everything else is ok, but you will have to replace, or have a tech replace, the encoder itself.

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