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RT2250 turns itself off

My receiver will just shut off after being on for awhile and usually if the unit is turned up to 50 or somewhere around there. Everytime you turn it back on, it will jus turn itself back off. It only turns back on for ahwile if you let it rest for a couple of hours. Is this an overheating issue? If so how can you install a cooling fan in the unit.

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  • ahack72 Mar 01, 2008

    No i mean i turned the volume up to 50. Im not lookin to buy an amp. I'm just wondering if it is an overheating problem and if it is, how do i install a cooling fan in the receiver?

  • ahack72 Mar 02, 2008

    So is there anyway to fix it? its really not that old and i've had the problem before when it was brand new. i took it in to get it fixed and it seemed to do fine but lately its been actin up.

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Are you trying to run this unit at 50% or more? I can understand this problem if that's the case. Just turn it down. If you need more "grunt", it's time for more power amping...accordianman

Posted on Feb 29, 2008

  • Michael Borelli Mar 01, 2008

    It's not a heat problem so much as a voltage bias problem. A fan won't really help a power supply deficiency...accordianman

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