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Sound very distorted

Just connected new turntable AT-PL50. Connected the red pin-plug to the right channel input and the white pin-plug to the left channel input of the amplifier. Sound very distorted. Even getting some distortion noise when no record is playing.

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This turntable has a preamp switch on it, which is probably on and what is causing the distortion. Take off the metal record platter by lifting up on the two holes gently. Turn the pre-amp switch to 'off' and then try it again. This is probably it...

Or you can plug it into an input that doesn't have a preamp and that should work.

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