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Douglas Langley Posted on Feb 26, 2007

Water spillage - display not working

A few weeks ago i spilled some water on top of the unit. I switched it off right away, soaked up what water i could, then left it to dry for a few hours. When i switched it back on again it made some nasty, bacon-frying type sounds and the display didn't light up. I switched it off and left it a little while longer. The next time i switched it on there were no crackling sounds so i played a cd and it worked. However the display didn't light up, and to this day is completely blank.

  • Lady Linda Jan 30, 2008

    Denon D-M31S CD Shelf System

    Display LED visibal but with no back light. what needs replaceing and can I buy part on line.    Can you help ?


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You have fried some of the circuitry take it to a service dealer and have what ever is fried up replaced...

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