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Guitar amp wont work

My  fender frontman 25A guitar amp wont work. when it powers on all i get is static and poping noise. and i know its not the guitar or cabel.

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Probably a capacitor on the printed circuit board,,, same thing happened to my deluxe..... easy fix for an amp technician,,,

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Your safest bet is to find a repair shop to evaluate the problem. It may be something as simple as a loose connection, but if you try to work on it yourself, you'll certainly void the warranty. If that is not a concern, unplug the amp, remove the screws holding the amp inside the speaker box and check all the connections; soldier joints, input jacks, etc. Also look for any circuits or tubes that look burned, blackened or broken. If it's any of these, unless you are competent and familiar with such repairs, again you may wish to seek a professional repair shop. Good luck. Mark

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