Question about Sony STR-DE325 Receiver

1 Answer

My reciever doesnt power on

I need help i have an str-de325 sony reciever.I had left in my aunts house were we used it the night before.I brong it home today and i pluged it in and it worked i left it playin for a couple of minutes and dicided to take it to my room instead of leaving it in my living room i plugged it in upstairs and it did nothing.I tried more than one socket and still no help can any one please help me thanks drew

Posted by drew ske on

  • Ponja Nov 29, 2008

    Hi , I have the same problem with str-de325.

    It does not power on, with speakers attached or without.

    What is the most comom problem? I checked fuse inside and it is ok.




1 Answer


  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.


    An expert who has answered 20 questions.


    An expert that has over 10 points.


    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 20 Answers

Hello, Drewske! I have ONE question: WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU DISCONNECT ALL OF THE SPEAKERS? DOES it turn on? Drew, IF it turns-on with no speakers attached, then 1) you have a problem with one or more of your speakers [UNLIKELY] or 2) you have a short in one (or more) of the speaker wires (LIKELY). Try this first, then let us know what happens.

Posted on Jul 18, 2007


Add Your Answer


Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add



Related Questions:

1 Answer

Sony str de325

Set your Dolby effect

Jan 24, 2018 | Audio Players & Recorders

1 Answer


Does it click at all when you press power? Sounds like the power transformer may be bad. There is a thermal fuse inside of the transformer that can go open and cause a problem like that.

Apr 26, 2013 | Sony STR-DE325 Receiver

1 Answer

No rear speakers coming out oy my system.reciever sony STR-DG800 and bose acoustimass 10 speakers

The rear left and right channel has a audio output ic problem, first check rear speaker wires for shorts, if okay! the system will need to be assessed for repair costs.

Apr 07, 2012 | Sony STR-DG800 Receiver

2 Answers

I have a sony str de 325 receiver....what sub woofer will go with it and where do you plug it into the receiver?? Thanks

You will need a powered sub, one that has a built in amp. It will also need speaker terminal type inputs. Use the B channel to send signal to the woofer. Since the audio from the B channel is full range, use the crossover on the sub to determine which frequencies you want to hear. I would start at 100Hz and go up and down from there. Use the gain to adjust the volume in relation to the other speakers. The sub volume will be affected by the master volume.

Please rate if this helpful

Apr 05, 2011 | Sony STR-DE325 Receiver

1 Answer

I need the code to input to a universal remote for my Sony STR-DE325. Please help.

I just got mine to work with the STR-DE325. I programmed my Dish receiver remote following the reference in the back of the Dish receiver manual. I missed the comment at the beginning of the receiver codes at first which stated to enter a 2 before setting a tuner/amplifier code on aux. I then used the first code listed which was 683 and it works. So it was hold aux on the remote, wait until the aux was enabled by blinking, enter 2, enter 683 for the Dish remote and enter pound. E. LaPierre

Jan 18, 2011 | Sony STR-DE325 Receiver

1 Answer

When I turn the unit on it will stay on for a few seconds then goes to protect mode. any ideas?

See page 17.

Disconnect all speakers and see if that helps. Shorted speakers or wiring will cause this. If it still does it a trip to a hands-on tech is called for.

Dec 23, 2010 | Sony STR-DE325 Receiver

1 Answer

I can not turn on the receiver with the remote control, turning it off works. What can I do? Please Thank you in advance,

Must have a bad remote control then . Did something spill onto the remote near the power on button? Short of getting a new remote you could try poping thr remote control apart and cleaning it out with a mild detergent. Larry's Electronics

Apr 28, 2010 | Sony STR-DE325 Receiver

2 Answers

Right front channel not working

try to check balance adjustment if working.

Apr 16, 2010 | Sony STR-DE475 Receiver

1 Answer

When iturn on my Sony STR-DE325 it goes into protect mode

Try disconnecting all of your speakers, and then turn on you unit. If you have a defective speaker, or a short in your wires, your unit will go into protect mode. If your unit seems ok with the speakers disconnected, then turn unit off, hook up one of the speaker leads and try it. This way you can isolate the problem.......

Good Luck,


Jul 09, 2009 | Sony STR-DE325 Receiver

1 Answer

Reciever on protect mode

Hold in power button until unit "clicks." Takes about 20 seconds.

Jun 18, 2009 | Sony STR-DE325 Receiver

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sony STR-DE325 Receiver Logo

Related Topics:

146 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Audio Players & Recorders Experts

Muntejaya Ginting
Muntejaya Ginting

Level 3 Expert

10422 Answers

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

76534 Answers


Level 3 Expert

85239 Answers

Are you a Sony Audio Player and Recorder Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides