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When my bose wave radio/cd player is on for any length of time, the radio automatically comes on. At first you can push the power button and get it to go off. Eventually, the radio will not go off and none of the buttons work. The last time I used the radio, it lasted less than two days before I had to unplug it. Nothing has been spilled on the radio and no other damage that I am aware of. What suggestions do you have for repairing this?

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Hi there,

I think you would have to take it to a local technician to check if there is a short circuit on the board of the player. Normally this happens if there is a faulty capacitor.

Hope this helps!

Posted on May 23, 2011

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