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G&L Tribute L-2500 cuts out when the pickup selector switch is in the passive position!

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by DeaconBlues09, Dec 14, 2016.

  1. I just replaced the battery to be certain. It doesn't happen all the time--but the issue crops up annoyingly often. One moment it will work, and then the five minutes later-nothing.

    I'm absolutely baffled that in passive mode, of all things, it emits no signal whatever...even my tuner can't detect a signal, but it works fine in both of the active positions.

    If anyone can shed some light on what may be going on here I would be extremely grateful! :)
  2. Crater


    Oct 12, 2011
    Dallas, TX area
    The obvious culprit is the active/passive switch. It would take about 30 seconds with a multimeter to confirm that's where the problem is.
    DeaconBlues09 likes this.

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