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Shuts off after a loud sound

My dvd player Onkyo DV-CP704 shuts both the DVD and the stereo Onkyo TX-SR505) off while playing a dvd or cd after a loud sound such as an explosion. The stereo plays normally and will not shut off it's only while watching a movie or listening to a CD. It happend tonight while watching a movie, ready to junk the system and move on. Any suggestions

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Re: Shuts off after a loud sound

Hmmm...not sure but sounds like the vibration from the loud sound is causing the disk to jump. Not sure why that would power it off, but I think your thought to junk it sounds reasonable.

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