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Only one audio output working - not stereo!

I have a Sansa e260 that has stopped providing an output to the left channel of audio.

When I plug in my phones (and I've tried multiple sets that I am certain both earphones work), I only get an audio output to the right channel and none to the left.

Is this repairable and/or worth the effort? There's a LOT of wma's on there that I'd like to save.

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Re: Only one audio output working - not stereo!

It is the actual headset jack on the device. It wears out from plugging and unplugging the headset.

If its less than 1 year, call SanDisk and they will replace it.

Otherwise, if you are inclined, you can replace the internal headset jack.

SanDisk Technical Support 1-866-726-3475

Best of Luck.

Posted on Nov 11, 2007

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