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Tryed to bridge

I tried bridging it.. was not paying attention and connected plus to minus blew the fuses.. once i replaced fuses it still wont turn on.. help please is there an easy fix or is it pretty much trash?

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You probably blew the output transistors and if you did then the amp is as good as dead. Not worth it to fix just replace it.

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The problem is that the driver circuit is also damaged. Try powering up the unit with the output transistors disconnected. Measure each pad and report the results here. You should see something like 0.6,B+,0.0 on each set of three. Some will be negative rather than + (-0.6,B-, 0.0).

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If I were a guessing man, I'd guess that you had your amp hooked up in a bridged configuration. And also that you connected your two speakers in parallel (plus to plus and minus to minus). And if I were to further guess, I'd guess that you have a blown amp now because of what I mentioned above. Sounds like you need to spend some quality time with your favorite electronic repair shop. Good luck.

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