Here's the deal. I thought I was gonna get a bad Progress Report. Which means my parents were going to take away my Bass whammy. Now, I put this in my pack for a few days, to hide it when my progress report came. It was handed out instead of mailed. Turns out I passed everything. So, I forgot the bass whammy was in there sometimes. Which means it was knocked around a good couple of times. so i take it out, and it doesn't work. there is a dent in the front, and when I plug it in, I get this weird noise, it takes a minute for it to fully power up, and when I press on the pedal, it has no effect. I'm thinking it's the adapter, but I'm not sure. I don't want to play 50 bucks to repair it... Edit: I tried it again. Definitly not the adapter. I just don't want to pay 50 bucks for it again. Any suggestion on what the problem could be?