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How to Diagnose a Faulty Media Player

The most common symptoms of a faulty Media Player are:

There is no sound coming from the vehicle
There is no power to the media player
Media player does not work
Buttons do not work on media player

Depending on the symptoms above, here are a few ways you can troubleshoot a faulty Media Player

If the issue is with no sound coming out of the speakers, firstly check to see if there is power to the LCD display. If there is power, then, the speaker wire may be disconnected.
If there is no power to the LCD at all, firstly make sure the USB port is not corroded and then check the wires behind (same as speaker) the media player are connected properly. If all wires are connected then you need to replace the music display

Here's a quick video showing you how to replace media players

Updated on: 12/04/2021

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