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Sherwood receiver automatically going to standby

I have a Sherwood RX5502 brand new. It was installed by a dealer. When I turn up the volume on the receiver or when I add rooms to the receiver it goes to standby from AUX input. I think it may be getting hot and kicking out as a safety. Does this unit have a cooling fan? If so I do not hear mine running. I do not know what the total wattge is on the entire system but I am guessing that possibly the wattage required to run the speakers is more that the unit will output (causing an overload) and subsequent kickout into standby. Any help on this would be greatly appreciated. My confidence in my dealer and device is at an alltime low or I would call him with this problem.

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You might have a point there as far as it switching to Standby from AUX input.

Are any fuses, if there are any, blowing?

Caution regarding installation
Note : For heat dispersal, do not install this unit in a confined space such as a bookcase or similar enclosure.
:CAUTION
WARNING
Do not block ventilation openings or stack other equipment on the top.
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I did not read that any cooling fan exists on this unit, but that doesn't mean there isn't one.

The unit consumes the following:

• Power consumption ........................................................................................................................................ 3.3 A

if P=VI then Power = 110V*3.3A= 363 Watts of power output

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