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Problem with Jamo DVR50

Hi I have jamo Dvr50 system and it has been frozen since yesterday. I have power down few times but nothing is happening. It comes on and panel lights up but that is all. None of the commands work even from remote control. Today i tried to hold the 'standby' button and than turned the power on and dvd tray opened i popped in DVD but than nothing. The system has been only used few times but it was left on standby for long period of times and some time it use to come on by it self and than it would go back to standby, The lights in the panel use to flicker i did not think much of that, I thought it was just the remote sensor. Can you help Cheers

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You have defective caps on the power supply pcb which needs replaced.the top of the caps will look like they have been bubbled up..change all of those that look like that.

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