Your unit may have a bad power supply, or possibly a bad tube/tubes but I think it might be more serious.
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Sbank, The clicking noise i'm reffering to is from the phono stage and not speakers. when a component is first powered up it goes into stand-by mode for 10-20 seconds then turns on and a click noise happends, this is normal and the phono stage does this every time I power it up, but this does it in the middle of LP play sort of like someone killed the power for a second then turned it back on, the led light blinks on the phono stage for 10 seconds then I hear the click as normal then unit comes on. It's sounding more like a bad on/off switch.
I will take a guess. The initial warm up is used to charge a capacitor to the point where it will activate the relay. (There is more to it than that but that is the basics) If that cap is going bad it will leak voiltage when the unit is on and current is being drawn through it. The voltage being supplied to the relay will drop below what is needed to activate the relay (turning the unit off). When the relay opens current isn't flowing allowing the cap to recharge again reaching the specified voltage (turning the unit back on). Then the process repeats itself. This can be a dificult problem to trouble shoot. A physical inspection of the capacitiors may reveal a leaky cap. If not test equipment will be required as there may be more than one cap. It could also be something else but this is a starting point.
Remember to take the system as a whole.
Artizen65, I think you nailed it! Talked to a tech at Sonic Frontiers today and they said the same thing, a cap leaking voltage is most likely the problem. The bad news is no vinyl for about 3 weeks but the good news is that this is not a high cost fix. Any ideas for a cheap phono stage? Cartridge is Benz Glider L2 so I need something with about 55-60 gain.