Question about Teac SL-A100 Shelf System
The turntable plays records too fast - the record's pitch is noticeably higher than is normal.
I have seen this problem before. Lift the turntable off. It might be held down with a clip around the center pole. Under it you will see a wheel that contacts the turn table and the center shaft of the motor. The motor shaft has 3 0r 4 elevations with different diameters. When you change the speed the wheel will move up and down to different diameter levels on the motor shaft. It must be free to move. It might need some oil at the moving parts as I suspect it is not moving properly.
Hope this helps.
Posted on May 08, 2008
Mine was playing too fast. After exhausting all options, I found a solution that worked perfect. My motor shafts that powers the belt is thicker in the middle and thinner above and below. The belt would always seek out the thickest part, no matter how I adjusted it. It played faster on that thick part and slower on the thin part. I simply shaved down the thick part a little. It took a couple of times, having to put the belt on and off to test it. I would let the motor run & used a sharp screwdriver to shave the metal drive shaft/rod down. It plays perfect now.
Posted on Oct 09, 2015
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Dec 27, 2017 | The Audio Players & Recorders
Feb 26, 2017 | The Audio Players & Recorders
May 31, 2013 | Audio Technica AT-PL50 Turntable
Feb 03, 2013 | Mutant MIG-MT201 Record Turntable, 33...
Jan 25, 2013 | Panasonic Audio Players & Recorders
Aug 08, 2011 | Jensen JTA460 Turntable
Mar 24, 2011 | Panasonic Technics SL-BD22D Turntable
Jul 25, 2009 | Audio Technica AT-PL50 Turntable
4,542 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: