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97 lexus factory nakamichi amp draw

We have a 97 lexus ls400 with a factory namamichi amp. The amp has a short in it creating a draw on the battery when the car is off. Lexus says the amp has been discontinued. Do you know where we can send this amp to get repaired or buy a new/reman amp.

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Are you sure that the amp is what is causing the current draw? Try pulling out the amp fuse and radio fuse in your fuse box and see if the battery still dies. But, I would go to a local car audio shop. The company that we used when I worked at the shop was United Radio, you might be able to contact them about a quote if it is shorted. Another option is searching ebay, or a scrap yard. I'm sure there are plenty out there somewhere. Good luck.
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