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Old 08-08-2012, 10:59 PM   #41
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Stay away from Onkyo! They sound good, while they last,, it you plan on usuing it a lot it will self destruct. My $1000 Onkyo NR807 failed 60 days out of warranty. ou can readup on the web. Stick with Yammy or Pionner.
my onkyo is ALWAYS on when we are home, either playing the radio or the theater. 6 years averaging 6 hours a day ON.
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my onkyo is ALWAYS on when we are home, either playing the radio or the theater. 6 years averaging 6 hours a day ON.


Mine is 4 1/2 years old, is on 4-6 hours every day, no issues.
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Old 08-09-2012, 06:45 AM   #43
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Stay away from Onkyo! They sound good, while they last,, it you plan on usuing it a lot it will self destruct. My $1000 Onkyo NR807 failed 60 days out of warranty. ou can readup on the web. Stick with Yammy or Pionner.
I had a Yamaha RX-V667 receiver that I purchased brand new.
It turned out to be a lemon.
Had nothing but problems with it from day one.
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Old 08-09-2012, 01:24 PM   #44
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Stay away from Onkyo! They sound good, while they last,, it you plan on usuing it a lot it will self destruct. My $1000 Onkyo NR807 failed 60 days out of warranty. ou can readup on the web. Stick with Yammy or Pionner.


On an audio website it was discussed that 50% of Onkyos are defective. They say you can Google this and it will verify the stat.
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Old 08-09-2012, 01:28 PM   #45
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Had a Denon for 10 years, no problems.

Bought a new 2312CI this Spring, works and sounds great.
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