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Jeep boombox MODEL # WPSS-1A by tela mania, made in China. The unit is 15/20years old and never used. I puged it in and the volume is real low and dose not change with the turning of the knob. It has a unique potntiometer, which has six pins at a right angle that solder to the board. Do you have any idea where I could find a replacement??? Thank You.

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  • acolone Feb 17, 2009

    Jeep radio Model WPSS-1A. I bought it new and maybe used it a couple of times. I haven't used it in about three years. Plugged it in and turned it on and radio volume is really low. So low you can barely hear it. Volume knob will not change it. Help

  • lopeka Apr 20, 2011

    That was a long time ago, 2008, but as I remember I went Through KNG America and purchased a new sound board for $28.00. U will have to have a solder gun and remove the old board and solder in the new one. It totaly fixed mine works great. Here is a link, as I recall I asked to talk to tech support, give the make model # ect of the radio, explain the prob, and ask for a replacement sound or tunner board( I can not remember what they called the part) http://www.manta.com/c/mm7jbzb/kng-ameri...
    In the event the link dose not work there phone # is (631) 389-5642.

    PS. kng stands for Kash N Gold Ltd, if u need to do some searching.

    Good luck, Hope I was of some help.

  • John Port Jan 22, 2016

    You might also try electronic component suppliers such as Digi-Key Corporation. The Panasonic EVJ-Y series of potentiometers may contain a direct replacement.

  • John Port Jan 27, 2016

    To follow up on my earlier comment, Digi-Key Corporation has a suitable replacement still available, Digi-Key Part# P2K5503-ND. It is electrically compatible, and will work like the original, but requires mechanical alterations to fit. You will need to shorten the shaft and reduce its diameter to fit the JEEP knob adapter. Lead spacing is also different and requires some careful bending. If you are a reasonably handy DIY type, its an inexpensive solution to the problem.

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Iam looking for parts for my Jeep JX-CHR Boombox

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    lopeka4 minutes ago
    That was a long time ago, 2008, but as I remember I went Through KNG America and purchased a new sound board for $28.00. U will have to have a solder gun and remove the old board and solder in the new one. It totaly fixed mine works great. Here is a link, as I recall I asked to talk to tech support, give the make model # ect of the radio, explain the prob, and ask for a replacement sound or tunner board( I can not remember what they called the part)http://www.manta.com/c/mm7jbzb/kng-ameri... In the event the link dose not work there phone # is (631) 389-5642. PS. kng stands for Kash N Gold Ltd, if u need to do some searching. Good luck, Hope I was of some help.

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It probably has a dual section potentiometer, one shaft drives both sections, one for each amplifier channel, very common part., look up digikey.com, try spraying internals of pot with contact cleaner before replacing. Does anyone have a users manual?

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I have the exact same problem, let me know if you find a solution.

Thanks.

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  • lopeka Apr 20, 2011

    lopeka4 minutes ago
    That was a long time ago, 2008, but as I remember I went Through KNG America and purchased a new sound board for $28.00. U will have to have a solder gun and remove the old board and solder in the new one. It totaly fixed mine works great. Here is a link, as I recall I asked to talk to tech support, give the make model # ect of the radio, explain the prob, and ask for a replacement sound or tunner board( I can not remember what they called the part)http://www.manta.com/c/mm7jbzb/kng-ameri... In the event the link dose not work there phone # is (631) 389-5642. PS. kng stands for Kash N Gold Ltd, if u need to do some searching. Good luck, Hope I was of some help.

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That was a long time ago, 2008, but as I remember I went Through KNG America and purchased a new sound board for $28.00. U will have to have a solder gun and remove the old board and solder in the new one. It totaly fixed mine works great. Here is a link, as I recall I asked to talk to tech support, give the make model # ect of the radio, explain the prob, and ask for a replacement sound or tunner board( I can not remember what they called the part) http://www.manta.com/c/mm7jbzb/kng-america In the event the link dose not work there phone # is (631) 389-5642. PS. kng stands for Kash N Gold Ltd, if u need to do some searching. Good luck, Hope I was of some help.

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