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When I turned on my receiver, in the display area it read "Protect" and does not turn on. What does this mean? and how do I fix it? There is nothing in the manual to even indicate that Protect is a display at all

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Protect mean that the speaker wires are touching eachother or that one of your speakers are blown and it is shorting out the receiver.

Posted on Dec 24, 2007


Check the speaker's connections, I got them message when a speaker wire was unplugged and plugged back in while the unit was powered on

Posted on Dec 02, 2007

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Receiver turns off shortly after powered on & displays "PROTECT"

are any other devices sitting on top of this unit? if so it could be an overheat.

If you have pets make sure the wires are not chomped on this can cause a fault.

Also make sure you have nothing other than the factory default speakers hooked up to it.

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im going to sum it up for ya. if it says protect that means you have a short circuit please unplug the unit resolve the short circuit and plug back in....... here is the link To the users manual

once it is opened as a PDF document go to the search/ find area and type in "protect" and it will say the same thing.

somewhere you have a short your going to have to follow all the wiring again and look closely

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