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Think my amp might be fried!!

I have full power but i am not getting any output to my subs and i checked all connections and rca cables

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  • ducdtc24 Apr 16, 2008

    i have the same problem everything powerd up but no output the power light and the protectecion light does not even turn on


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If the connections is good,then you have no out,then the problem is inside the amplifier,you must refer a qualified personnel near you
to open your amplifier.

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