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CD Player shuts off

My cd player is in a boat, when you turn the volume up to about 28 the unit shuts off and then turns back on. It plays fine when the volume is below 28. Is there some kind of protection on the unit that I could shut off??? And how would I do that???

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Since it is in a boat you may have some slight water damage.You should take it in to be cleaned very soon. The longer you wait the worse it will get if this is the problem.

if you are planning on fixing it yourself you wil need to take it apart completley (be careful and don't force anything out) and look it over for any little bit of corrosion on both sides of the main board.
If you do not have the proper chemicals to clean it, you can use isoproyl alcohol and an old toothbrush to clean any corrosion on the board.You may also need some solder joints reflowed as well.

They do have a protection circuit, but there is no way to disable it easy. You would need to lift the proper pin (87 & 89 on IC1) on the microprocessor, but that is not a good idea ever. They go into protect to minimize any damage that could be caused. It would also be a fire hazard if it does not shut down when these things are detected.

If this is not the problem, you may need the amp IC replaced or you may have a speaker that is starting to go bad.

Posted on Jun 18, 2008

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