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JVC RX6040 OVERLOAD TROUBLE

Just got a used jvc rx6040 reciever and it continues to overload with the volume set to as low as "2". i have tried multiple speakers and get the same thing. it also "pops" in the speaker as i try to adjust the volume. the speakers i have tried are polk rti38 and jbl L15. i was hoping to set this up with both sets of speakers for a really decent garage stereo....... but so far very frutrating.....

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  • Anonymous Feb 03, 2009

    Hi- I had the same problem- the circuit board is shot- I opened the thing up and could see a black spot in the corner of the glass covered board where it shorted out.

    JVC do not sell the circuit board- so I am trashing mine.

    Sorry for the bad news.

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Clean your volume control if that does not help take it to a tech for repairs.

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