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  • John Larsen May 11, 2010

    whats the problem??

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Have you made sure that the amp is being powered properly (good ground) and (proper fuse and holder and guage wire makes all the difference in most systems...
if you are able to take the bottom cover off the amp look at the trim-pot body and see if it is cracked or lose (cold solder joint) on the main board also while inside there ckeck to make sure the fetts and grounds are tight.....i dont if this helps you but its an opinion.....always remember that somewhere it is together where ever it may be whole

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