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My pioneer vsx-815k receiver goes to protect mode and now when i try to reset it there´s no red standby light on and theres no fuse blow, what shoud i check? to turn it on?

My pioneer vsx-815 k one day of rain, it goes to protect mode with the red light on, but we dont know how to unlock it so we storage it, then at the year i try to unlock it but i see that the red lights wasnt on, y open it and check fuses but all are good, what else shoud it check to see if i can save the receiver?

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I would think that the cost to replace would not make fixing this an option.

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http://www.retrevo.com/support/Pioneer-VSX-815-K-Receivers-manual/id/385dj989/t/2/

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