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Brutus 1600 watt hi fonics amp

My protect light wont go off. my brother says i could of blown a channel

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I have had the same problem with one of my amps that was given to me by a friend and one of the channels were blown. Blowing a channel can cause the protect light to stay on.

Posted on May 08, 2008

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