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Meters do not work on Sansui BA-2000

Got it back from the shop, and it sounds fine, but....the meters don't work, and I tried switching from one power setting to the others, thinking it was just a dirty connection, but no luck. The service manual shows how to set them, but I am not a tech.

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  • jagster911 Feb 17, 2009

    Hey, thanks for the response. When I got the amp, I tried to turn it on, and the meters lit up, but there was no movement. The amp was just dead,and I knew it when I bought it. Removing the cover, I found that someone had attempted to work on the amp, and many leads were tagged and numbered. My technician said he did not bother with the meters, as his task was to diagnose and fix the amp, which he did. He told me that maybe they had just been disconnected when the amp was worked on before, and I should look for the multi-pin connector for the meters. They are resting at minimum, just like they looked when I got the unit. thanks, ron

  • jagster911 Feb 18, 2009

    I have tried repeatedly to download that manual, along with one for my Marantz SR9000G, and I cannot get it. They use some strange format that I have not been able to figure out. Yes, I have tried to download programs to unlock these documents with no luck whatsoever. Gotta be a glitch in there somewhere, and yes, I disarmed all my security and firewalls, thinking that was the problem. NO workie.....

  • jagster911 Feb 18, 2009

    thanks, that would help a bunch. ron

  • Scott Frye
    Scott Frye May 11, 2010

    Hi again... has the service manual.
    Free registration

  • Scott Frye
    Scott Frye May 11, 2010

    Did the meters work before it went to the shop?
    and, are they at minimum or stuck in some random spot?


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If you have an Acrobat 8 reader and PKware unzip / RAR , you should be able to open all that.
What if I send you one direct to your mail?

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    Scott Frye Feb 19, 2009

    Let me know a good mail box to send it to.


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