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faulty machine head

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by ryla, Feb 17, 2005.

  1. ryla


    Jun 17, 2004
    auckland new zealand
    how do i fix my gotoh machine head, it wobbles and makes a rattle sound when i hit the e string it holds, i took it off and found the central pin to wobble but cant get the back cover off to get inside to see if it is repairable, any ideas, thanks, ryla.
  2. Whafrodamus


    Oct 29, 2003
    Andover, MA
    You probably broke the little washer that goes between the body and the body of the machine head and the twisty heady thing. I did it once with my conklin. I just ordered a new one for 10$ or something off of stewmac.