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Polk amp blinks green and red and sound burps and is distorted

When i run my home theater for 60 minutues or so my swa amp starts to blink between red and green on its power/stand-by indicator light. the base sounds start to make scratchy burping sounds and i have to go shut the amp down.

it happens even if i disconnect the l/R inputs - i think the unit is hosed up. i thought it might be heat but the network closet is super well ventilated and the unit is not hot/under stress.

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Try a reset. Start by unplugging for 1 minute, then plug back in & if still won't restart try the following. If none of the following work, you will need a technician.

Initializing the TV in many cases can remedy a problem.
In the 2006 product line Initialization is now a user function.
Pressing the front panel "INPUT' and "FORMAT"
buttons at the same time activates Initialization. When
complete all user settings will have to be set again. The
table in Figure 4-3 list the User Initialization procedures.
Note: Pressing INPUT and FORMAT is the same as
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Order Name Procedure Results Notes
1 System Reset Press <System Reset>
on Front Panel
Hardware & TV operating
software reset.
POWER/Timer LED flashes for 60
seconds. No customer settings
are changed.
2 User Initialization
Press <INPUT> &
<FORMAT> on Front
Panel at the same time.
All customer Audio &
Video settings are reset to
factory default.
All customer settings will need to
re-configured.
3 Reset System
Defaults
From the remote, press
<MENU> <1-2-3>
<ENTER>
All customer settings
except V-Chip are reset to
factory default.
Netcommand, Channel Memory,
etc., will need to be re-configured.
SERVICER
PROCEDURE 4 Initialization
From the remote, press
<MENU> <2-4-7-0>*
select "INITIAL" press
<ENTER>
All customer settings are
reset to factory default.
All customer settings will need to
re-configured.
MITSUBISHI RESET / INITIALIZATION CHART
CUSTOMER
PROCEDURES
Figure 4-3
Figure 4-4
LED Indications
The front panel LEDs, refer to Figure 4-4, also assist in
determining the cause of a symptom. Figure 4-5 illustrates
normal LED operation. Figure 4-6 shows the
LEDs response when a problem is detected and indicates
the possible cause.
Power/Timer
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Indicator
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Off Off Off Off (standby)
Blinking green
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Off Off Blinking
green fast Lamp runs for 1 min after PTV off
Green Off Off Power On
Blinking green Off Off Power On Timer is set
NORMAL LED INDICATIONS
Power LED Status LED Lamp LED Condition
High Temperature - check ventilation air flow.
(Temperature sensor is disconnected.)
Off Off Blinking yellow Lamp cover is open.
Lamp failure (Lamp fails to turn on)
Off Off Red (Lamp turns off after lighting)
Lamp is broken
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Off Red. Off Circuit failure. (Run Error Code Check)

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start with the main unit turned off. Press and hold the button on the back of the swa-5000 module until the light on front starts blinking fast. Then point the remote at the main unit and press 0-1-3-5-ENTER. The standby light on the main unit should turn off then back on. Turn on the main unit and it should find and link with the wireless amp.

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With the home theater system off, press and hold the REMAIN button on the home theater's remote control for 5 seconds.
Note: You can release the REMAIN button when the POWER LED blinks blue.

With the wireless module turned on, use a ball point pen to press the RESET button on the back of the wireless module. The POWER LED in the front of the home theater blinks two times.

Turn on the home theater. The LINK LED on the front of the SWA-3000 changes from red to blue, indicating the wireless module has connected to the home theater.

If your home theater continues to display rear check after you have tried the steps above, call Samsung Customer Care at 1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864). Have your model number and serial number on hand to set up service.

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How do i hook this up Samsung HT-WX70 Theater System with Wireless Speakers


1. Connect the front left, front right, center, and sub woofer speakers to the back of the home theater system.

2.
With the home theater system off, insert the TX card into the TX Card connection (WIRELESS) on the back of the home theater.
Important:
Make sure to insert the TX card with the slanted portion of the card facing left.

3. C
onnect the rear left and the rear right speakers to the back of the SWA-3000.

4.
Plug the power cord of the SWA-3000 into an electrical wall outlet, and then switch the power switch on the back of the SWA-3000 to [ON]

Hope this helps!

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Hi, I have Samsung HT-X50 connected with SWA-4000. It was working fine, then for somereason I had to remove and reinsert Tx card. After doing that SWA-4000 is not connecting to HT-X50. Blue light blinks...


You have to reset the connection:

With the home theater system off, press the 0-1-3-5 buttons in that order on the home theater's remote control.

Power on the home theater system.

With the wireless module on, press the [ID SET] button on the back of the wireless module for five seconds.

If your home theater continues to display rear check after you have tried the steps above, call Samsung Customer Care at 1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864). Have your model number and serial number on hand to set up service.

Hope this helps!

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"Will Not Work"
"Bad Move Buddy"
"I'm All Done"
"That's All Folks"

Any of these will do, in reality, the set isn't going to power on as you likely have done some serious damage to the main board or tuner, etc.

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My system seems to be locked in stand-by. When I unplug and replug the red power light comes on, but bwhren pressed just starts blinking like in stand-by. Help

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Swa3000


  1. With the home theater system off, press and hold the REMAIN button on the home theater's remote control for 5 seconds.
    Note: You can release the REMAIN button when the POWER LED blinks blue/Red depending on model.
  2. With the SWA-3000 turned on, use a ball point pen to press the RESET button on the back of the SWA-3000. The POWER LED in the front of the home theater blinks two times.

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