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Old 12-10-2012, 08:35 PM   #1
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I have a 2013 sunseeker with a magnadyne m4 lcd,it worked well on the first trip of 2000 miles ,it sat for a month and i can not power it up either with remote or manual button. I have checked all the possible fuses all are good anybody have suggestions. I am a very long distance away from good service need a few suggestions Thanks Ian

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Old 12-10-2012, 09:31 PM   #2
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I would first try the paperclip reset - lower left of the radio. If no luck, I would pull the radio out of the dash (on a Sunseeker, I think easy with the "U" tools). Believe there is another ( in-line) fuse on the switched power lead to check. If still no luck, I would (with the radio pulled) connect (jump) + 12 volts (fused) to both the switched and the un-switched power inputs and jump wire the unit body to ground. If still dead, would conclude it must be internal to the radio. Good luck.

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Old 12-11-2012, 05:31 AM   #3
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Make sure either the house power is on (battery disconnect switch on), or ignition switch is on. If it still doesn't turn on, try the reset as mentioned.

Next I would call Magnadyne. They have been very helpful to me. My ipod connection would not work. I also am a long way from a dealer. After following several suggestions that did not fix it, they sent me a new radio. (FR offered to find someone to replace it if I didn't think I could do it myself-but it was easy to swap.)
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Old 03-08-2013, 03:37 PM   #4
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if battery is low for any reason.... it wont power on. we just went through this.
had to turn the engine on to get it going.
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