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Amp wont turn on

This is my problem. I dont get power to the LED unless i ground the AMP itself not in terminal.. When i do this the LED comes on but then both fuses blow.. I took it apart and nothing wrong on the inside what so ever. Also when i hook RCA's i get power but dimly lit. Im running a stock CD player with a crossover which needs ground, power, and remote. Any ideas on how to fix???

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Disconnect all speaker connections and rca cables. Leave power, ground and remote wires intact. Try turning on again. If you still have a protection light your amp is faulty. Hopefully you have warranty. Purchse a volt meter. These are more useful than a test light. .A thumbs up would be greatly appreciated if this answer is helpful to you.

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New amp sounds messed up... grounds are bad and sometimes the amp tries to draw power but cant... So it immediately goes to protect... All jacked up... Audio specialist could help... Repair shop if local ..

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