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Replacement Chord I have a pair of these headphones & the chord is starting to go bad. Can & where can I purchase just the chord?

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Guitar center or sam ash can get them for you special order. I got mine from guitar center about a year ago and Im already due for a replacement.. about 20 bucks, you can get them coiled or straight
also I had the same problem with the wire slipping down exposing the inner wires. I would just reach down lower in the cord and slide the outer cover back up...

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Re: Replacement Chord

Try radio shack.

you could also take an 1/8 to 1/8 4' cable which will run about 10 dollars or close to it and cut one end off then splice it back in to your headphones.

Posted on Jan 22, 2008

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