We do not accept returns for these items, they are listed as is. It is being repaired right now and it is going to take 4-5 weeks to get fixed so in the mean time I might go buy myself a good amp, maybe a Yamaha or Marantz. They only have so many self-protection cycles in their lives so continuously resetting or cycling their power without addressing the cause can do more harm than good. These came out just a bit before hdmi was ubiquitous and so does not have those inputs and outputs, but should still be able to route other sources of video to your tv,. I've been using mine since I bought it used in 2001.
This receiver is a great value. If I had the money, I would buy Adcom stuff, but this cheap receiver allows me to enjoy the sounds of a higher priced unit with similar features. If it does not come up the problem is internal and should be left to an experienced and competent hands-on tech. Im not trying to put it down but it did not have as good of sound, nor was it as powerful. But I dont care, not only are all of the features there, they work, and the machine sounds great. Cosmetically it does have some minor scratches and scuff marks, but it does not hurt the performance of this item in anyway.
With some older Infinity's up front, a better car speaker as the center, and two bookshelf Pioneer's as the surround, Dolby Digital sounds awesome in my Apt living room. If there is no change the error is still present. See photos for complete details on the item description and condition. I live in a small house, but I can appreciate good sound. If it comes up then diagnose which lead s are shorted.
It doesn't have much in the looks dept but what I really care about is that it can do movies no dts and music without sounding thin. I hope this helps somebody. I have had this receiver for over 5 years and still have no reason to upgrade. I have no way of testing it, but does come on when plugged in. You need to confirm and replace the specific stages or outputs. I feel compelled to write a review on this as I've just read a bunch of reviews on this tonight and have a few bits of advice to those who comment on the lack of power and bass. Disconnect the positive and negative voltages to the output and see if the protect changes.
Power cord included functions as intended there are minor scratches some features require. The fault can be with your output drivers. This receiver has suited me well for a few years. If the amp comes back on after cooling, you're lucky. I enjoy the sound and the picture. Ensure the fan if equipped is running as designed some only operate on demand. Clean dust and debris from it.
As one reviewer stated, vindicated as a consumer!! Answered on Mar 12, 2011 Hello, sorry to say this, but there is a hardware error. Cosmetic condition is very good as well. Faulty capacitors in these circuits also can cause similar issues and needs close observation. The sound seem as different as night and day to me and when I purchased the Kenwood I did not think that loosing 10 watts per front channel would matter that much but it did, from seeming like I was going to blow my house apart to. Then I started experimenting with settings and found the best way to solve the volume issue is when you are setting the levels up in the test mode for 5.
Visit my store for more great collectibles, antiques, and many unique and unusual treasures. Needless to say I took it back to Circuit City the next day and got a refund. If it protects immediately on a cool power up you should disconnect the speaker connections and try it 'naked'. I tried a Yamaha and it was horrible, Denon ok. I offer a 14 day return policy, so there is no need to open a case.
I would love some more bass from my mains, center and surrounds. . Make sure it has sufficient ventilation on all sides and that vent holes are not blocked by dust balls. If you want to know more or withdraw your consent to all or some of the cookies, please refer to the. Possibbly something is wrong at the output stage. By far the best bang for the buck out there! This is a great working Kenwood audio video a v.