TG3 displays mem test

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TG3 displays mem test

Post by Metalbent » Mon Mar 19, 2012 7:03 pm

Anyone have this problem.

When plugged in the front panel says "mem test"

I think she might be toast! Can't do anything, no sound no nothing.
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Re: TG3 displays mem test

Post by jjptkd » Mon Mar 19, 2012 7:27 pm

Send it to me, I'll give it a good home! :D :D
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Re: TG3 displays mem test

Post by TNRabbit » Mon Mar 19, 2012 7:27 pm

Have you tried to reset it? It tells how in the manual.

IF that doesn't fix it, try re-seating the ribbon cable inside the unit. Those seem to cause problems with the Sunfire units.

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Re: TG3 displays mem test

Post by jjptkd » Mon Mar 19, 2012 7:38 pm

Page 54 in the owner's manual tells you how to do a factory reset:

http://www.sunfire.com/manuals/Theater% ... 20RevC.pdf
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Re: TG3 displays mem test

Post by Metalbent » Mon Mar 19, 2012 8:12 pm

Thanks rabbit, I will give the ribbon a try. As for the reset, tried that to no avail.
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Re: TG3 displays mem test

Post by Metalbent » Mon Mar 19, 2012 8:43 pm

no go on the ribbon
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Re: TG3 displays mem test

Post by TNRabbit » Mon Mar 19, 2012 8:58 pm

We were all wondering what kind of issues would arise from the Chinese-made Sunfire equipment they are now producing.... :(
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Re: TG3 displays mem test

Post by jjptkd » Mon Mar 19, 2012 9:04 pm

I'm assuming this is a Theater Grand Processor III or TGP-III right, nor the "made in china" TGR-3? Based on your signature of course.
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Re: TG3 displays mem test

Post by TNRabbit » Mon Mar 19, 2012 9:34 pm

AH...I misread. Thought that was the TGR3 receiver.

The reset doesn't work.......time for a trip to Rita. That's about all you can do at this point. At least give her a call & see if she has any suggestions you can try before sending it off.
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Active bi-amp: Ashly XR-1001 & 2 Rane PEQ-15s
Main: HotRodded AL-IIIs
Sub: Klipsch RT-12d
Center: Sunfire CRS-3c
Surround: Sunfire CRS-3 (x 2)

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Re: TG3 displays mem test

Post by Metalbent » Mon Mar 19, 2012 10:26 pm

Thanks guy's, by the way I talked to Rolland at hi tech and he thinks the processor might be toast if I can't reset it some how. Kind of like a jump start or something.

Will try Rita for the last ditch effort.

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Re: TG3 displays mem test

Post by angelod307 » Mon Mar 19, 2012 11:00 pm

:-# ](*,) #-o :( :( :(
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Re: TG3 displays mem test

Post by jjptkd » Mon Mar 19, 2012 11:06 pm

Don't part it out just yet, Bill @ Rita's can fix this. If you don't want to spend the cash, I'll buy it from you, let me know, thanks.
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