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Crosley traveler turntable noise

I recently bought a Crosley traveler turntable at a thirft store and when i got it home and started playing records on it the turntable started making a loud hum. Sounds almost like feedback. Is there anything I can do to try to correct this? or am I better off just taking it back from where it came.
Thanks, Chris

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  • attaboy59 Sep 19, 2008

    Thanks, I really appreciate the feedback. I'm going to give it a go. I'll let you know what happens. Thanks again. Cheers, Chris

  • attaboy59 Sep 24, 2008

    Got a new plug, one with a GND connection and now it works great. Thanks again for your help. Cheers, Chris

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Hello attaboy. You may need to check you ac cord if the noise is in turntable, radio, & cassettte mod. If it has a 3 prong plug than you are missing a GND connection, in the cord or inside the unit. If it has a 2 prong plug than take it back or open it up and replace filter capacitors or bridge rectifiers in units power supply.

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