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Reciever moves to default setting on its own

In video 1, 2, 3.. after an undetermined amount of time the receiver goes back to what seems to be the default setting of cd/dvd. Also when I am playing multiple cd's on video 1, when the first cd or when in ramdum mode the first song is over the receiver switches back to cd/dvd. Then I have to go to the remote and change back to video 1 and do it all over again. Video 1 is my cd player Kenwood #CD-404 Video 2 is the vcr Video 3 is the television CD/DVD is the dvd player Thanks, Jim

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disconnecting the tv from the audio connections on your amp may have created a powersurge in the audio input selector IC. Try powering down the amp at the wall completely for 5 mins and turn it on again. Check to see if operation has returned. If not then it may need an audio selector chip replaced.

This problem can be caused when connecting or disconnecting rca connectors from non earthed equipment like TV and VCRs, By the nature of this type of connector, it will spike the input line by connecting with voltages floating often over 100volts.

to avert this problem occurring, wire all the equipment up and with aerial disconnected and tv / vcr turned off at the wall socket. Turn the equipment power on at the wall last thing.

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