I purchased 2 quiet usb fans 2 speed for less than 20 bucks each and resolved my problem. Look at your speaker wiring. Receiver is hot to touch, switch the receiver to my spare one (luckily I'm only using 3 out of 4, so always have a spare) and it'll work fine. Hence my belief it's the receiver. I just did a test and had the receiver running watching a movie and then also just on cable for about 3 hours running. Make sure your speakers' impedance isn't too low for your receiver (which probably isn't rated for less than an 8-ohm load on each channel). The receiver is overheating while it is OFF. From 1st hand experience, they are prone to over heating and the receiver will go bad quickly if you don't have good air flow. It is on a shelf of it's own, in a wall unit with air circulating above it (10cms) and down both sides (+- 3 cms each side). A short circuit has no impedance. This issue has been addressed in Version 4.9. Doh. I have a Pioneer vsx-60 Elite overheating issues. Direct Tv was installed two days agao. It has 7 speakers hooked up to it and video running through it. With a Denon AV receiver particularly you need good ventilation. It could possibly just be an internal clog or external blockage with debris in the fins of the radiator. Hi folks, So I just ended up picking up a Pioneer Elite VSX-33 receiver, and have stumbled across a problem that I, well, never considered prior to buying any receiver. Current demand goes up as impedance goes down. Can be watching a source and it'll cut out (go to black screen) and then cut back in after a few seconds. The unit while not completely turn off. Overheating comes from a demand for more current than the power supply can deliver. I left mine on accidentally overnight and it went bad. When it is OFF, it makes a humming sound. Thankfully, most of the time, you only need to replace parts of the radiator and not the entire thing. WomanOnABudget.com may be compensated in exchange for featured placement of certain sponsored products and services, or your clicking on links posted on this website.. A good strategy when using fans to ventilate electronics is to have 2 fans: 1 fan at the bottom to pull cool air into the enclosure, and 1 fan at the top to push the hot air out. Thanks for the reply. In Citrix Receiver for Windows Version 4.8, Citrix Receiver Updates was not functioning in a proxy setup. I have an older Kenwood surround receiver (Late 1990's) in my house, and it does heat up a little, but doesn't drop out the sound. Has anyone else had this problem? Please would someone help me to fix this problem. When it is OFF, it makes a humming sound. Problems with Denons overheating is well documented over the internet. I have an old AV Receiver, as above and when I play CD's/ listen to the radio for a while, it overheats and shuts itself down. Part of the issue is overheating receivers. 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