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I have a vibe amp and am looking to re-solder 2 burnt out resistors onj the pcb board, i cant slide it out?? there are 2 screws which i have undone which are in a rail, but still wont slide out??

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It has to have some type of allen head screws holding it directly to the heatsink . phillips screws , look closely on the amps board . transistors may also be stuck to crayotherm (material under inputs and out puts ) with that white paste everyone slabs all over them,heat and time makes it like glue .

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