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I have my Onkyo hdmi channel 2 using sonos as source and connected to house speakers. It seemed to be no problem for a couple weeks. Now it will frequently suddenly shift into standby. If I reset it may resume playing for minites or hours and then suddenly go to standywith blinking red.
Thanks alot for any help.

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Check the Ohm value (4, 8, 16...) on the speaker and on the ONKYO too.
If not the same that is the (big) problem!

Posted on Nov 24, 2007

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