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My Galaxy 94h shorts to ground when I try to hook it up, even if radio is off

May have been getting 15 volts or so from power supply when if happened

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  • Ernie Jan 12, 2013

    It was a final transister in the amplifier that failed to ground

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The reverse power protection diode has shorted open

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