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fix truss rod?

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by msbass50, Feb 4, 2014.

  1. msbass50


    Jan 20, 2014
    I posted this question in the bass forum and should have tried here. I have a '81 G&L L1000 and would like to know if there is a repair to loosen the truss rod. It works and will loosen but to get the neck almost straight you have to tighten the rod all the way. Is there a way to get more out of the adjustment? Thanks!
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  3. Lownote38


    Aug 8, 2013
    Nashville, TN
    Washers under the trussrod nut.
  4. Rocky McD

    Rocky McD

    Jun 28, 2005
    San Antonio, Texas
    What Lownote38 said should fix your problem.