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Can't tune to any radio station

After a recent thunderstorm my receiver lost all radio stations. All AM/FM stations are scrambled with wierd numbers and I can't manually tune to any station. Could the tuner have been affected by lightning? What if any fix is possible.

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  • Brid009 Jun 12, 2008

    I received three e-mails with the same response. When will you be able to let me know if there is a reset button and also, if there is one, how to reset it?

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    can't tune in any radio stations, have antenna attached

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    have antenna attached, but can't tune in any radio stations

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HI,

I'll let you know if there is a factory reset button button for this model.

Posted on Jun 12, 2008

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  • Priya darshan Jun 12, 2008

    Actually there is no manual available for free m download for your model.But if you want i'll give you the link from where you can buy it.

    Please let me know and don't forget to rate or accept the solution as fixya.


  • Priya darshan Jun 12, 2008

    Another thing can you let me know how old is this model?

  • Priya darshan Jun 12, 2008

    Also please check if there is any small(tiny) hole at the back of the unit.If you find the hole then take a toothpick and insert it into the hole for 20 seconds.I believe this a very old a model and it doesn't have a reset button.

    Let me know the result..

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This can be due to some blown capacitors.

Posted on Jun 12, 2008

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  • dewan nafees ahmed Jun 12, 2008

    if u dont receive a particular station then it must be the fault with either some particular capacitors.

    else your variable capacitor which decides the ranges must have gone faulty.

    you can check inside

  • dewan nafees ahmed Jun 12, 2008

    it wont take much cost sir/madam.

    just a small component.

    u can replace them easily.

    and there are possibilities that tuner may also have got damaged.
    open the unit and check the terminal voltages to confirm that.

    don't forget to accept the solution if u go by it.

    thank you sir.


  • dewan nafees ahmed Jun 12, 2008

    more over as per my knowledge there is no reset switch for your model sir.

    sorry to say.

    only fix the capacitor replacement.

    don't forget to accept the solution if u go by it.

    thank you sir.


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