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Powers on but immediately shuts down

My receiver has been sitting in a garage for about 12 months now. During the summers here it gets to be around 100 F and in the winters it is around 75 F so you can imagine what it has been exposed to (I know - very stupid on my part to leave it in the garage). I hooked it up today and it will turn on for about 2 seconds later it shurts right back off. No matter how many times I press the power button (I tried 20+ times once) it would never stay on. It just kept powering off immediately. I tried changing to a different outlet but got the same problem. Any thoughts? Is tehre a fuse that might be tripping?

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Re: Powers on but immediately shuts down

No I hate to be the one to give you the bad news but most likly the capacitors in the power supply or the output circuit of this reciver, are bad and most likly need to be overhouled. Or there is mosture contamination on the printed circuit board. It is time to let go and buy a new reciver, unless you want to invest big bucks into the repair of this reciver, as Im sure it can be repaired, but at what cost??

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