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Had an experience with an Elite that I immediately assumed was a boot loader issue. I became suspicious when I discovered the issue was intermittent and symptoms would vary from no VFD(front display) to always "booting". In all cases the channel previously displayed before power recycle would appear on the monitor after normal reboot time.

Turns out the harness from the VFD was not well seated into the main PCB.

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Good to know. Have similar problems with mine sometimes. Will have to check it out. Thanks
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