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Sansui A-909 LED indicator(peak power meter)

Hi, I have a Sansui A-909 amplifier, witch needed repair because it had no sound. But in the repair process the technician somehow burn a part, IC - LC 7815 H analog switch and then the lights for selecting Phono, turner and tape1 went dead, but the tape 2 option work, but the peak power meter (LED input signal indicator) went dead as well. After I managed to find a replacement IC, the red light for the input function come back on and everything seems to work ok, but the peak power meter for both channels is still dead, only the two pilot lights on the bottom of the LED indicators lights up, but nothing moves like before when the sound came through

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Check you have 14 volts on pin 3 of the driver chip for the meter.

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SOURCE: loss of one channel to speaker

when you say switching input wires you mean your source? that you switch it? you only have switch problem, it is mechanical type swutch need to clean only, if still possible. i dont know if you can find replacement.

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SOURCE: QSC 2450 Power amplifier

i have a pyle pro 1000 watt max 2 channel mono and 2 channel stereo and when i get that thing loud the little red light cums on basically what i mean is that the amp on channel one is cooked i myself i wouldn't even use it y cause more damage

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SOURCE: Question on BB2125 2 Channel Amp

Hi jgoudie

It is a signal sensing turn on unit, so will not turn on until you have supplied signal to it. Plug it into a signal source and see what it does. But unfortunately, in my experience the protection light coming on means there is a fault in the amp.

You can download the user manual for the amp from here. Click downloads in the middle of the page:)


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SOURCE: AC & Rear wiper switch button indicator lights blink

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Reverse your RCA input around and see if the problem follows, this will determine if the problem is in the turntable output signal or the preampsection of your amp. If it stays on the same channel, slightly move the RCA that's dropping out signal around. If the signal cuts in and out, you know it's just a weak solder joint on the input rca of the amp. If it does not change, your problem is deeper. Chances are it's a "cold solder joint" on the input section of the amp and would only be a labor type repair and no parts involved. That can be a double edged sword as well depending on how long it takes to find it. If you have to have it serviced, find a local shop that's been around a while, they are likely to be a little more insightful as to the exact problem quicker. Hope this helps

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