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From time to time my menu will come up and then the remote wont work the buttons on the front are all backwards but if i pull the speaker cover off to get to the back of the buttons and wiggle the 5 wires back there it somtimes stops the problem or i just have to unplug it and wait for awhile or somtimes days but it kinda acts like the wires are shorting out or the curcit board is bad and if thats all it is then i can replace that my self

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    Try turning off all lights including sunlight from the window before you work the remote. Flourescent lighting and CFL bulbs are known to interfere with IR remotes.

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My bet is that the MENU switch has become leaky. That's why the menu keeps coming up on it's own. If any of the front buttons are held down the remote won't work. A leaky switch is the same thing. That menu switch needs to be replaced. A real solid repair would be to change all the switches on that control panel.

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