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I cannot get video out ob the DS656... had to go drectly from the

Components directly to the monitor.... neither the video RCA jacks or the S cable outs will work...; audio seems to be fine and I can get the CD player to still play through it beautifully.... also the am/FM has never been satisfactory. I suspect some burned boards or something like that going on... wonder if it is economical to repair ???
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I am conviced that there is some failure in the unit, so without repair/replacing I rerouted my audio out from my monitor back to the audio IN jacks on the DS656 and can continue to use it until further failure.

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