Input jack problems

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by bamofo88, Nov 11, 2012.


  1. bamofo88

    bamofo88

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    I have a Yamaha 270 and the input will not keep my cord in place whenever Im standing up the cord with slowly slip out of the jack and sometimes will completely fall out what should i do to solve my problem.
     
  2. Pilgrim

    Pilgrim Supporting Member

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    Just FYI, it's an output jack.

    Two things....

    1) Your jack is sprung. Get inside it and bend the contacts back into place.
    2) Don't plug directly into the jack. Loop the cable through your guitar strap first so that nothing pulls against the jack - which is how it got sprung.
     

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