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JVC KD -S680 needs help

Ok I have a big system in my car.. everything has been working fine.. until Sunday... I went and turned on the car and the stereo receiver face plate was warm but everything else in the car was cold... *weird right* well i tried to turn on the radio, nothing, so i took off the face plate and checked it, nothing wrong with it.. put it back on, the face plate *the buttons not the display* all light up.. but you still cant rurn on the power, eject the cd or anything.. Took off the face plate again, cleanred the lil connectors and put it back on, once again, the face plate lights up, but nothing happens, no power no nothing... so i turned on the car the lil button you push to turn on the power automatically lights up, but still no power, no nothing.. .... Do you know what would cause the radio to all of a sudden just die out of no where... Is it time for the white flag for this radio and just time to get another or can it be fixed?

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  • Jason East Sep 26, 2006

    so how does one fix this, just get a new one, or have them fix it?

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    Radio doesn't work. Only cd eject and when you put cd in does it light up for about 5 seconds then everything shuts off



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All radios like your has two power inlets one is battery and the other is Acc or Ing. The battery line keeps power in the radio after you turn off your car both lines must work for the radio to turn on it sounds like a resister burn out thats why your face plate was warm.

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