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Power loss While watching movies and listening to music the reciever will shut down for no apparant reason. The unit is not hot nor is it enclossed whithin a cabinet. I purchased a small axial fan and placed this fan on top of the unit to move air around it thinking it was gatting to hot. This did not solve the problem. The reciever shuts down and powers off after ten to fiftenn minutes of use.

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  • Skeletor666 Feb 21, 2008

    I am having the same w problem the receiver shuts down for no apparent reason when watching movies, playing games, but not when listening to the tuner



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Its possible that one of the speakers wires are shorting out or touching the case of the unit (leads to protective shutdown).

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