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My 282 is shutting down randomly

I have had a 282 for about 2 1/2 years, I have really liked it. Recently it has gone down hill fast. It started shutting off randomly, and now It only works randomly, I was wondering if maybe the thermal protection/shutdown system is on the fritz, it is not even getting to the point of getting warm

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Hows it going well there some things i would like you to check on your vehicle. locate where the pos+ is located on the car and double check its connectivity and verify that the connection is sustainable for the power to the amp. Then again check the negative - on the amp and check to see if its properly grounded and if the metal is rusted or what not that may cause the amp to fade in and out. I had this same issue with the groounding and i fixed it by relocating the ground terminal and it was good to go. I hope this help thanks again. always forward jcbproducts

make sure to sand the metal down to expose the silver then ground it to the car using a self-tapping screw.

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