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LED light dont come on!!! Pioneer audio receiver VSX-9700s

I hadnt used this fine amp for several months and last night we played a record on the turntable.. The light didnt come on but all other functions seem to work. The small light on the volume button comes on..cant read the screen.......Happy Holidays!!
Dim Wit.......is there a fuse or something????

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Do you mean that the display that show the audio source or mode doesn't turn on? Try shining a bright flashlight at the display and see if you can read it. If you can, then the backlight light bulbs have died.

Replacing it will be a pain but you may find a usable replacement at Radio Shack. Just measure the voltage that goes to the bulbs and find one with similar ratings. They are probably 12v lamps.You will need to remove the display from the front panel of the amp and desolder the old lamps. Getting at the bulbs is the hardest part.

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