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Onkyo receiver model tx-8522

Radio shuts on and off intermittently while playing.  this problem does not occur while playing cd's

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Re: onkyo receiver model tx-8522

It may be muting due to a fluctuation signal. Do you have an appropriate aerial connected to the FM tuner?. a length of speaker wire pulled apart into a t shap for about 1m will do. Get a splitter and use you television antenne coscket to provide better signal for your tuner

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