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Kd-s5050 wont stay ON

Ive connected all the wires as mentioned in the manual and on the radio top plate how ever when i turn the car on, or i put the keys in, the radio turns on, then on the displays says "good by" or "turning off" or some msg like this, then it turns off i can press the mode botton and the display lights on telling me the hour, but turns off again after 10 sec it accepts cds, it loads and everything, but turn of after 10 sec i can eject etc but i cant get the radio to turn on or the cd, its wierd and the worst part is dat when i pres the power button , nothing hapens only if i presss the mode button what can i do ? =(

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  • robertw Jan 01, 2008

    it comes on when i turn the car on but it cuts off.the eject button turns it on then it cuts off again

  • str8blastin Apr 07, 2008

    it comes on just to say goodbye and thats it. but then i gotta wait a few minutes to try to turn it on only for it to say goodbye to me again

  • 911HelpASAP Jun 02, 2008

    My JVC kd-s5050 car radio turns on and off indiscriminantly. Never know when it will shut off or come on. Very frustrating. Any ideas why this is happening?

  • leif53 Aug 25, 2008

    my kd-s5050 will not stay powered up. first I thought it was an electrical short, so i re-wired the power connection and re-checked all other connections, but it still randomly poweres off and on for no apparent reason. seems worse the longer it's on, but that may just be me. what's going on here? much thanks for any help! Leif J.



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Tahnks a lot it fixed th eproblem =)


Posted on Feb 07, 2008



Tahnks a lot it fixed th eproblem =)


Posted on Feb 07, 2008



This is Common on Vauxhalls...

The Accessory position on the Ignition fails!

so the Ignition connection is temperamental... The unit has power and so certain functions using the constant 12v.

I normally connect the ignition to a different source.

Or a quick fix is to connect both red & yellow to the constant12v

Posted on Feb 07, 2008

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