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I touched two speaker wires together and amp will not respond

I touched tow speaker wires together and of course the amp stopped. then i tried it about three hours later and the amp worked but i had to plug in the wires and once the wires touched the amp the amp cut out ... so do i have a fried amp or is it just resetting itself?

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That is a very nice amp . Try not to touch (short) those wires together. But yes, the amp has protection and is shutting off to protect it.

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