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Iwont turn on

I got a 315 or 715 depends on which way you look at number got power to it wont turn on was working has a blaukpukt moldulator it hss power to it is there a fuse in back of radio i dont have a owners manuel how does face plate come off it also has a power antenna

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It sounds like the amp is shot but there is a few things you can try.You can check the ground it has to be metal to metal make sure there is no paint,plastic,washers ect in between the wire and the metal if you cannot find a paint free surface get some sand paper and sand the paint off.If your current ground hook up still dosen't work then try to ground it in a different area before drilling any new holes for the ground check and make sure you won't be drilling into the gas tank otherwise is will cause gas fumes in the vehicle.If this isn't the problem check your inline fuse on your amp battary cable to make sure it's not blown if it is replace with a higher amp fuse.If it still don't work after that check the remote wire this is the wire running from the power antenna on the stereo and it runs to the remote on the amp this turns the amp on when you turn the stereo on.If u need more help with this problem get back to me i will be glade to help.

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