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Radio keeps turning off and on, with faded background

Hi guys, I've got an issue with my radio in a civic 2008 hatchback (1.8L). The background on the radio is weirdly faded and I can see all the controls (while the background is meant to be black) and it keeps on turning off and on for no reason.
Did anyone else have a similar issue ?
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Sounds like it might be haunted, Don't pull up in any dark forests until you've had it exorcised

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Although it is more usual for the letters to be partly faded, your problem appears to be the well known soldering bug that ends up hitting every 8 gen.
Search around, in the wiki, for instance. You'll find plenty of information about this issue.
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