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When I turn up the volume the receiver shuts down

I recently moved was not experiencing this problem before I moved. Now when I turn up the volume the receiver just shuts down. Have I made a mistake in the way I set up my receiver?

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You should first chech out all the speaker wires, the connections on back of the reciver, and on the speakers and make sure there are no little strands touching. If all thats good , disconnect all the speakers and see if the reciver still shuts down. If it does not, then there is a problem with the wiring or the speakers. If it does still shut down, im sorry to say that the move must have joggled something and there is a problem in the unit. Unfortantly, these are solid state units and have no user replaceable parts inside. It may not be worth repair due to the high cost these days for labor, but for sure see how much an estimate would be first. Good Luck Ps Please dont forget to rate this thread

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