Question about Audio Players & Recorders
I have a Pioneer PL-570 fully automatic turntable. At the end of playing a record, the tonearm does one of three things randomly. 1) It returns the tonearm to its home position and the turntable shuts off, which is what it should do. 2) Sometimes the tonearm doesn't come back at all after the record is done playing and I either have to manually return the tonearm to its home position which shuts off the turntable or press the Stop button which will return the tonearm to its home position and shut the turntable off. 3) My latest problem is that the tonearm returns to its home position but doesn't shut off and starts playing the record again and again and again as if the Repeat button was engaged. What do you think is the problem?
on page 8 of the above service manual for your model it shows 4 electrical switches that tell the computer what 'state' the mechanism is in at any given time. Either one or more of the switches are intermittant or the mechanism has dried up grease that is slowing down the operation and basically gumming up the works. the old grease would have to be removed and replaced when it is causing binding. The switch just to the right of where is says "microswitch ksf-023" is an 'open air' type and so would be the most likely suspect. it simply needs to be cleaned with a super fine file designed only for cleaning switch contacts. THIS SERVICE SHOULD ONLY BE PERFORMED BY QUALIFIED PERSONNEL ONLY!!!!!
Posted on Feb 11, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Apr 02, 2016 | Kenwood Audio Players & Recorders
Dec 13, 2014 | Pioneer PL-990 Turntable
Nov 28, 2011 | Audio Players & Recorders
Oct 10, 2011 | Aiwa PX-E860 Turntable
Mar 23, 2011 | Pioneer Audio Players & Recorders
May 21, 2010 | Pioneer PL-990 Turntable
May 23, 2009 | RCA Audio Players & Recorders
Jan 31, 2009 | GPX S7799 Shelf System
Jan 04, 2009 | Audio Players & Recorders
Sep 16, 2008 | Pioneer PL-990 Turntable
Feb 20, 2017 | Shure Audio Players & Recorders
559 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!