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Distorted sound. The sound is very distorted..I have cleaned(head shells) even changed the needles.They are set at proper weight per MFG standards.BTW the sound is only distorted whene it plays through my stereo which i use as the amp.it sounds fine through my earphones.the stereo(amp) i have used it with no problems until now. anyhelp is welcome thx..

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Your turntable is a preamp. Your amplifier might be going bad. did you connect it into phono? dont connect it into the cd or dvd input because those wont work.

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Does your stereo play your cds fine m8? if so its your rca leads or your phono ports on stereo.if not then your stereo amps fuked.gd luck

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Maybe try replace the rca cables

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