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Why does my Sony STR have a protector?

Why does my Sony STR have a protector?

If you’re wondering why “my Sony receiver is flashing protect,” it’s likely related to a short circuit or a power surge. Once the protect mode is activated, the speakers will not function until the threat is removed. The best first course of action is to simply turn everything off and wait while the system cools down.

What is the meaning of push power protector in Sony home Theatre?

If there has been an electrical surge or power outage, then the internal surge protection inside the home audio device may have been triggered to protect the device from the surge. This is normal.

Why is my Sony surround sound not working?

Try different cables to verify this is not a bad set of cables. Try setting the Audio/Video (A/V) receiver to a different Surround Sound mode. Check each speaker to make sure they are properly connected to the A/V receiver. Perform a Test Tone function to verify if the speakers are working correctly.

How do I reset my Sony receiver?

Press and hold down the MUTING and MUSIC buttons. While holding down the MUTING and MUSIC buttons, press and release the POWER button to turn the A/V receiver on. Wait approximately 5 seconds and then release the MUTING and MUSIC buttons.

Why does my receiver keep going into protect mode?

If the impedance of any of the speakers is below the rated impedance range indicated on the rear of the home audio device next to the speaker connections, the home audio device may enter the PROTECT mode. Raising the volume with a low impedance speaker will trigger the protection circuit.

Why does my Sony stereo keep shutting off?

The car stereo receiver may shut off or lose power if there is an issue with a loose or dirty connection. If the car stereo has a removable faceplate, clean the metal connectors using a cotton swab. Reset the car stereo to factory specifications. Turn on the car stereo and verify if the issue is resolved.

Why does my stereo keep saying protect?

Your stereo receiver is going into protection mode because the receiver has an internal short, a speaker is bad or the speaker wiring has a problem, such as incorrect wire gauge or bad connections.

Is it better to connect Soundbar with HDMI or Optical?

The biggest difference is that HDMI can pass higher-resolution audio, including the formats found on Blu-ray: Dolby TrueHD and DTS HD Master Audio. These formats can’t get transmitted across optical. So if you want just a single cable between two devices, HDMI is your pick.

How do I reset my Sony surround sound system?

Reset your Blu-ray Home theater system to factory settings

  1. On the supplied remote, press the HOME button.
  2. Use the left or right arrow buttons to select Settings.
  3. Use the up or down arrow buttons to select Resetting, then press. (Enter).
  4. Select Reset to Factory Default Settings and follow the on-screen instructions.

How do I update my Sony receiver?

Insert the USB storage device containing the update file into USB port located on the front panel of the AV Receiver. At the Home menu, use the arrow keys on the remote control to select Setup → System Settings → Software Update → Update via USB Memory and then press Enter.

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