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How can i locate the fuse because my Yamaha RX-V659 won't power on ?

Hi it was working one day and the next day it won't start, it won't power on at all. I appreciate your help, i think to check the fuse is a good way to begin.

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If you open the unit up you will void any warranty including extended warranty but if the unit is out of warranty you can open it up and where the power cord enters the unit you will see glass the glass fuse or fuses, you should be able to look at the fuse and see if the element is intact and you can always check it with a meter, if it is the fuse make sure to only replace it with the same fuse and you want to find out what caused the fuse to blow so check all of your speaker wires and makes sure nothing has crossed and it could have also been a power surge so if you don't have a good surge suppressor that provides Clean Power definitely invest in one, I like the ones made by Panamax and Monster power, both companies make either strips or component ones that you can place on the shelf with your gear and the ones that have a convenience outlet on the front are great because you never know when you need temporary power for a cam etc and this why you don't have to go digging for an outlet that is unprotected. Good luck...

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