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Car audio i have a kenwood amp and it will cut off after about five minutes of playing

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    Tygh Duval May 11, 2010


    • What is your setup (i.e. what speakers, are they wired directly, bridged, etc)?

    • Does the amp turn back on at any point?

    • Where is the amp mounted?
    It sounds like the typical symptoms of an overheating amp, but it depends on how it's set up.

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Bde505 gud noon..Stop playing the unit.. it is in harm right now..Check the connections of the speakers if there is a short circuit...besure to set up the power tighly..then try it..If the problem still exist..bring your unit to the nearest repairman bcause there's a problem on ur power amplifiers..thanks

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