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Technics 1200 mk2

Turntable hesitates when turned on. sometimes the 33rpm and the 45rpm will light up at the same time and the turntable will go very fast . some time the light on the on and off switch will go on and off.

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  • brendoldj Mar 14, 2009

    When turn the switch on the turntable begins to spin faster, the lights
    33 and 45 are turned on and the light both of the column on / off is
    off. The buttons do not respond to commands, the only way to stop it is
    to put off.

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Sounds like a short on the pcb, one of the IC's could have gone bad, or the 33/45 have shorted out. Unless you have the proper tools i can only direct you to who you could send it to or order the part(s) from. If youre good at soldering and can work in square inch spaces, go for..


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Posted on Nov 19, 2007

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