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A problem with my guitar pedal

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by IAMERICCOCHRANE, Feb 1, 2004.

  1. its a vintage mxr, it just keeps shutting off every now and then for no reason. i think its the power cable, but the light stays on. any tips?
  2. fourstringdrums

    fourstringdrums Decidedly Indecisive Supporting Member

    Oct 20, 2002
    I'd say that if the light stays on, the power isn't cutting out. When it shuts off does the whole pedal shut off and you hear silence, or are you hearing bypassed tone? It might be a loose wire inside. Open it up and see if any wires are frayed, loose, bad connections etc..