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My kenwood kdc-mp235

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i have a kenwood kdc-mp235 cd player in my car it plays and sounds great. my problem is when i tried to install my amp the sub woofer preout will not send to my amp.i tried diffrent a v wires and still the same problem i hooked the amp up to a friends car an it played find i also checked the subwoofers and they worked fine.can you guys please help me.

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I assume the amp is turning on (lighting up) No audio may be due to Burnt rca ground trace in your kenwood radio. If you have a ohm meter measure continuity from rca's ground terminal to radio chassis. Should be close to zero resistance. If there is no no continuity there are fusible traces on radios main board that burn open at times when to much current is flowing thru rca ground
Just a good possibility , haver seen this happedmany times.
If you need service manual let me know

Posted on Jan 26, 2008


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