Question about Audio Players & Recorders
The product is a Denon DR-M12HX stereo cassette tape deck. When playing pre-recorded tapes, I noticed that the right channel was quieter and very occasionally and briefly crackle and become louder. I tried adjusting the azimuth head, but it was difficult with the nut/bolt design rather than a phillips head screw as shown in my fix-it-yourself book. I never was able to get the right channel as loud as the left. I bought a cleaning/demagnitizing kit which may have helped a little, but the channels are not the same bass/treble-wise and the left still louder. The head looks to the naked eye like it's straight. Any ideas on what I could try next? Does it sound like I need a new head altogether? Thanks for any help you can provide.
With the deck in play mode put your finger on the imput of the channel that is low. If it buzzers the same as the other then you may have a faulty head. If it does not there is something wrong in the amp stages of the deck. You can also reverse the leads from the head and if the sound goes down on the other channel it is the head. Try doing it where the leads join with the PC Board, it will be less messing than at the head itself.
Posted on Feb 02, 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:
Feb 03, 2015 | Denon Audio Players & Recorders
Jun 05, 2014 | Sony TC WE435 Stereo Dual Cassette Deck...
Nov 01, 2013 | Audio Players & Recorders
Mar 13, 2011 | Technics RS-TR272 Single Cassette Deck
Jul 07, 2010 | JVC TD-W254 Single Cassette Deck
Feb 19, 2010 | Sony TC WE435 Stereo Dual Cassette Deck...
Feb 01, 2010 | Audio Players & Recorders
Jun 06, 2009 | Kenwood CT-201 Cassette Player Single Dual...
Aug 12, 2008 | Audio Players & Recorders
Apr 04, 2008 | Audio Players & Recorders
Apr 28, 2017 | Pioneer Audio Players & Recorders
192 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!