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Car audio im not sure yet, i havnt tried doing those options, the fuse wont blow until i actully turn the engine on? if i have it in stall, the fuse is fine but the amp still wont turn on. and as soon as i do turn the engine on the fuse blows

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    What would be the best way to repair the amp, does it need to be given into a professional, or is it something i could repair? I dont normali play the speakers to loud, so the amp isnt normally over driven, the speakers are subwoofers and i think they are in working condition. where are these shorts normally found?

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The amp has a short in it. It is common that the output stage becomes damaged for various reasons on many of these amps. The output and driver stages will have to be serviced.

Most of these failures are from defective speakers loading the amp, or there is a short somewhere, or the amp was over-driven by being played much too loud.

Jerry G.

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