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KS-505HT My system for surround sound is set up for audio thru kenwood tuner and speakers, tv speakers are not in use. Using my tv remote I can turn on tv and cable box but for sound I have to use the kenwood remote (I can also use kenwood remote to change channels and turn on tv). During a broadcast I mistakely pushed a button on the tuner remote and lost the sound. If I change the system to radio receiver I am able to get sound, if I change to tv mode I get no sound. I have a copy of the Kenwood speaker system instruction manual which covers only the installation method. You can contact me by email or phone by calling area code 702-558-0994. If there is a customer service department I can call direct please advise the phone number and contact person's name. Your assistance in this matter will be greatly appreciated.

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be more specific!...how is the tv hooked up? hdmi, component, straight to the tv, or into the amp then tv?....what audio out? optical, digital? also what are you trying to view? local programming? cable/sat? dvd? your best bet is to ignore video on the amp and go straight to tv. can't help u more until i have more specifics.

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