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My Bose QC2 make a weird noise when I move my head

Whenver I move my head my left ear makes a kind of clicking/clunking noise. The only way I can describe it is very similar to one of those buttons you get on the top of food jars. You know the ones that pop once you open a jar to show it is not sealed, well imagine pressing that and that is the noise I get in my left ear.

If I put the slightest amount of pressure on the outside of my left ear I get the noise. If I move my head side to side I get the noise. If I stay perfectly still, nothing. Its driving me insane, lol.

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  • pumasareace Jan 21, 2009

    Anybody any ideas?

  • Anonymous Jan 30, 2009

    Exactly the same problem for me.

    Have you repaired it ?

  • amaggs145 Mar 04, 2009

    Same problem for me too.. It is extremely annoying!! Any solutions yet???

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2009

    I spoke to Bose; short version they replaced them at no cost as its uneconomicable to repair for them.

    Not the answer I wanted but it solved the problem :-)

  • Anonymous Apr 07, 2009

    grrrrr its soooo anoying. and this is my second par from bose why cant they just make them properly so that we dont have to pay that much money on this?

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    cawebsurfer Jul 08, 2013

    Same here

  • cawebsurfer
    cawebsurfer Jul 08, 2013

    Same here

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I fixed the problem by putting the ear **** up against my face with my mouth inside of the ear piece, as if my mouth would've been listening to music. Make sure it is air tight around your mouth. I gently sucked air out of the air ****, and it fixed the problem!!! The speaker must of gotten dented in a little bit from to much pressure at some point or another by pressing up on the ear piece while they were on my head. The things are so air tight. Hope this works for you too. :)

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    Neil Dec 01, 2013

    Thank you so much!

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Hi. May be a vibration in the microphone hollow. Put some cotton wad under the mic capsule. Control the screw thread...

Posted on Dec 26, 2013

  • Paolo Carraro Dec 26, 2013

    Hi. May be a vibration in the microphone hollow. Put some cotton wad under the mic capsule. Control the screw thread...

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