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JL 500/1 power problem.

Please help. I have a JL 500/1 amplifier that works great. But when I turn the volume down on my radio(not all the way down, of course), the the amp turns off. When I crank it up again, the amp works again. I've own different amps and speaker sysstems and I know this isn't normal. How can I fix this problem?

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  • Freddy Salas Oct 03, 2006

    This solved the problem. The only thing is that in this amp, its marked as signal sensing. I just turned that off and the problem is gone. Thanks for your help.

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There should be a small switch someware on the amp marked VOX or normal. I bet its on vox. if there is no switch then theres a jumper inside the unit to put it into a vox state. Vox Is when audio is at the input the amp goes on and when theres no voltage at the input the amp switches off.

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