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No sound from speakers

At the end of a three hour gig at a nearby golf course open house, suddenly we get no sound from the speakers. Even the CD player has no sound. We had two vocal mikes, a keyboard and a bass plugged in at the time. We were not quite a full volume.
The green power light is illuminated when power is switched on, but the red protect light does not flash when unit powered up and stays off. What has happened, an amp. problem?

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  • Anonymous Apr 01, 2009

    i have the same problem i dont know what to do i just got it a day ago too!!! help!! plaese its driving me nuts!

  • johnnyquest2 Apr 01, 2009

    this is driving me crazy i have the same problem and i just got the PA!! HELP!

  • johnnyquest2 Apr 01, 2009

    please help be more specific this is really driving me crazy and i just got it yesterday!! i have no sound at all and the protect light wont flash

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    Tony May 11, 2010

    There may be circuit protection (fuses) inside the amplifier that protect each channel output. Have you checked if these exist and are good or open?

  • timx1386
    timx1386 Nov 29, 2013

    Same problem here -



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Page 8 of the owners manual explains this and suggests that if their procedure fails to take it into an authorized Fender dealer for service. The manual is dowloadable at

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