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Fender Jazz--

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by MxBass, Dec 20, 2004.

  1. MxBass


    Dec 20, 2004
    I bought a new bass yesterday and it was working fine. But today when I started playing the A string, it started buzzing. Does anybody know why this is happing or how to fix it? :help:
  2. pyrohr


    Aug 28, 2001
    Pakistani compound
    Look closely at the strings over the bottom of the neck, does the "a" string look a little lower than the rest? look at the bridge, does the saddle for the "a" sring look lower than the rest? if your answer is yes than raise the saddle (two little screws) until the buzz goes away. If this does not work take it to get a fresh setup.
  3. No offence, but it may just be you. Double check that the Bass is in tune. Then check the bridge saddle. You may want to tighten the entire bridge down. Fender workmanship has been pretty shady lately.