I've not had any trouble with mine. Might give the power button a workout (power on, off, on, off many many times). Sometimes just working a micro switch like used in those buttons works things in.
I just press and release my power button (don't hold until power off). Wonder if that could have something to do with it.
You are right as well regarding 'stereo'. The unit is of course stereo, but FR only put one speaker on each output so effectively it's mono. I had mine out the other day doing a light mod (looking for a possible power source). I didn't note whether each speaker was wired left or right or if they made front left and the rear one left. I guess one could add additional speakers but routing the wiring would be a pain. I would want one added front, and one added rear for better sound.
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