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I have a Panasonic SA-akx50 stereo system that fails to

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I have a Panasonic SA-akx50 stereo system that fails to power up what may be the problem

Technician's Assistant: What's the make/model of your device? How old is it?

MODEL SA-AKX50

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?

THIS UNIT FAILS TO COME ON ABOUT A YEAR NOW THE FIRST TIME IT HAPPENED THE TWO OUTPUT IC WERE CHANGED

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Hi and welcome to JustAnswer, I’m Louie. Sorry you had to wait awhile but I’ll do my best to help.
Initially, is the Panasonic completely / electrically dead?

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Electronics Technician: Louie, Technician replied 8 months ago

Are you then considering a DIY (do-it-yourself) repair approach? If yes, do you have access to and familiar with a multi-meter and even a soldering iron?

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