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VR 200 Watt amp

I had a 12 v battery drain, then noticed my 200 Watt amp, the red light was on and stayed on when the car was shut off. Is it the Amp that is bad or a short?

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Re: VR 200 Watt amp

Disconnect the wire from the remote turn-on terminal of the amp and insulate it so that is can not make contact with anything.

With the wire disconnected, does the amp remain on?

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