Question about Car Audio & Video

1 Answer

Does Audiovox still service the AV-120. It's no longer listed on the website. Maybe pushing 20 years old. Some buttons don't work, Can't reset clock, dial light is flashing bright and dim, very distracting at night. Can it be fixed?

Posted by on

  • newbeing Sep 14, 2010

    I kinda figured. Dang!





1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points


    An expert that got 20 achievements.


    An expert that got 10 achievements.


    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 3,083 Answers

I doubt that Audiovox would service it, since parts will no longer be available (only some). The buttons might be oxidized or dirty or cracked and slightly broken, it's hard to say. Most of the time the buttons are oxidized and need to be cleaned that set the clock, and the dial light socket might need to be cleaned. You can try to spray the switches and sockets with electrical contact cleaner, but sometimes they are too oxidized and require some fine grit emory cloth. Capacitors in the power supply (the electrolytic ones) can dry out and have to be replaced, but it's amazing how they can rejuvenate a unit.
See what you can do, you might fix it. Otherwise, a TV repair shop might be able to help you.
Good luck, and hope this helps.

Posted on Sep 14, 2010


1 Suggested Answer

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017


Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add



Related Questions:

1 Answer

Tone button no longer works.

How old is the receiver?
Does it crackle only when pushing the button or afterward in either position?
If it's getting old (10+ years) I'd suspect dirty contacts in the switch. If it's not completely sealed you can spray some contact cleaner in it and operated it repeatedly till it stops crackling. I found that what works best on switches and potentiometers is "Lube-A-Trol" heavy duty lubricant from Tech Spray. Even if the contacts aren't the problem that stuff will keep them that way longer. If the switch is completely sealed and there are no bad solder joints (sometimes the only way to be sure is to resolder them even if they look good), then I'd replace the switch.

Jan 03, 2014 | Nakamichi AV-1S Receiver

1 Answer

My Grasslin Digi 20E-120 timer will not set time or timer. The 1-7 numbers blink. What does this mean?

Digi 20E-120 is 16Amp 120Volt flush mount digital timer with 20 or 140 programs per week.
Grasslin Digi (digi tal/ digital) can be reset using reset button.
Reset might restore functionality, but will delete all programming.

Check that circuit is delivering 120Volt and that circuit is clean without interference.

Also check electrical terminals fit tight on the timer.
Use needle nose pliers and pull terminals off and then push back.
The digi series has 5-day program back-up capacitor so programs should remain, but capacitors go bad.
Power surge can blow out timers. Use surge protection on all circuits.

There are a many Digi timers from years of manufacture by GE and now Intermatic, since Intermatic bought Grasslin from GE.
The digi can be replaced with simple-to--program FM1D digital timer.

Replacement crossover is FM1D20E-120
Open following link for FM1D manual and Digi manual

Upvote the help.
And take advantage of fixya expert assistance live.
For a price, expert works with you while you work on timer or any do-it-yourself project.
Fixya is always less expensive than a service call.

May 18, 2011 | Water Heaters

1 Answer

What is the all codes

Depends on the model of Jensen Remote.

Jensen was a division of Recoton, and Audiovox bough them out some years ago. The current Audiovox website does not keep infornation on older remote models. is a snapshot of the website from 2001. Is your model listed there? You can access some of the old codes there, or leave a comment with your exact model number.

Some more modern TVs will use codes that older remotes cannot produce.

Feb 23, 2011 | Jensen 143307 Remote Control

1 Answer

Red rainbow on top half of screen and double images

ch the stk 392-120 try to set the conv.or try to auto set conv. if work then ok if not work you and stk392-120 or 150 you need a sevice man for that.

Jun 02, 2009 | JVC AV-48WP30 48" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Extremely long warm up time 25 minutes. ok once it comes on.

Just a shot in the dark- I think your main projection lamp is going bad- If the set is more than a year or 2 old it can happen. Unfortunately they are a little expensive.
How is the brightness level after it warms up??

May 30, 2009 | Audiovox FPE2706 27 in. LCD Television

1 Answer

JMV8208 BAW Model 30" Jenn-Air Convection/Micro combo

have a good look at front to see reset??.press it once it comes back on unplug from the wall and & open it up and go to the part and give it a good clean with wd40, check the push pad for ware & tare dirt gathers and builds up

Mar 09, 2009 | Jenn-Air JMV8208A Microwave Oven

1 Answer

PMC 120 problems

Is the adapter the correct one, maybe wrong voltage (5.0) or wrong phasing (ring is -, tip is +)

Jun 29, 2007 | iRiver PMC-120 Digital Media Player

1 Answer

Center, surround speakers not working. "Can't Use" message for DSP.

Sounds like the old stuck button thing after a move??? What i mean it go over all the push buttons and maybe you will find one that is not pushing in and returning??? If alls ok then you should check the obvious like bent shafts or balance controls ect. ay have jogged something inside and you will need to see a pro to assit you unless you know how to trouble shoot solid state electronics?? These units have no real serviceable parts inside. Check with your owners manual for the sevicer nearest you. If they are not listed call the service # or try 1-800-289-AIWA . good luck

Jun 06, 2006 | Aiwa AV-D50 Receiver

Not finding what you are looking for?
Car Audio & Video Logo

Related Topics:

16 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Car Audio & Video Experts

xxxxxx xxx

Level 3 Expert

4966 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers


Level 3 Expert

80531 Answers

Are you a Car Audio and Video Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides