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If my wiring is good, then what else makes the protection mode stay on.

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My Harmon kardon is stuck in protect mode

Disconnect all speaker connections and rca cables. Leave power, ground and remote wires intact. Try turning on again. If you still have a protection light your amp is faulty. Hopefully you have warranty. Double check all connections .A thumbs up would be greatly appreciated if this answer is helpful to you. Worth fixing.
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Ok, usually a fluctuation in amperage trips the protection on an amplifier. To start, check your ground. This is typically the problem. Use a multimeter to ensure that the ground you have is good. Second is the guage of wire. Look at the fuses on your amp. Add them together and use that as the amp draw total. 50-65 amps from 13 feet to 22 feet run of wire requires a 4 guage. If the draw is larger, you may need larger guage wire. Also, match the ground wire with the power wire in guage.

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disconnect everything except the power, remote, and ground. turn off then on. if it goes into protect mode then there's a posibility that the amp if fried. check all the speaker inputs and outputs to make sure that there are no stray wires shorting out. if it stays on then you may have a short on a speaker wire or an auxilary input wire. plug each one in one at a time until it goes into protect mode, then that's the shorted wire or it could be a shorted speaker.
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Audio receivers have an output protection circuit called "protect mode", this is to protect the receiver from short circuit failures.The speakers and speaker wires are what I inspect thoroughly first, look for bare speaker wires,or bare wires that are touching each other at that point,check speaker wires at the back of the receiver for sloppy connections,etc.If all looks good then try disconnecting all the speakers at the receiver,then turn power on to see if it goes into "protect mode", if it does the the receiver probably has an internal short and will need to be sent in for service,if it doesn't go into "protect mode" then connect one speaker at a time back into the receiver until it does go into "protect mode" then which ever speaker you connected last is the speaker that is shorted(blown) and then you know that speaker is the problem and it will need to be replaced or repaired. Good luck !
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Disconnect all speaker wires at the receiver and turn the unit back on. If it stays on, your receiver is ok and you need to reconnect speakers one by one and test until you find the one causing the "protection" once you find this, disconnect the wire at the speaker and test again. make sure the + and - wires do not touch! If the receiver stays on, use a multimeter to test the speaker for a short with resistance check. If your not sure how to do this, any home audio shop will test it for free and while you wait. If speaker wires are disconnected and it still shuts down, it needs to be serviced. Hope this helps
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No audio and staying in protect mode

You have no audio because it's in protect mode, could have a short in the speaker connections or one of the speakers - try it with speaker wires disconnected at the amp and also with a different pair of known good 16 ohm speakers. If the protect mode light doesn't go out then you may have cooked a driver and it will need to go to a shop.
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Lanzar amp 1000 watt stays on protect mode

Hello snow11879,

I haven't been able to locate any support information online about your product, other than the email contact for support questions:

[email protected]

If the amp stays in protect mode all of the time, I would suspect a short in the speaker wiring or speaker(s) voice coil(s), or perhaps a faulty ground. If it plays for a short period of time and then goes into protect mode, it is most likely overheating. First check all of the wiring. Test your speakers on a known good amp and make sure there are no places in your wiring where the insulation may have been damaged, causing an intermittent problem.

Many owners have reported that this particular amp has a tendency to overheat. Also, when run in bridged mode, the speaker impedance needs to be at least 4 ohms. It will overheat if the impedance is below 4 ohms.

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The most common reason an amplifier goes into or remains in protect mode is shorted output transistors. To eliminate other possible reasons for it to go into protect, read the following page.

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