How To question

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by trackskinz, Feb 6, 2013.

  1. trackskinz


    Nov 1, 2011
    I have a GL Fender jazz, want a bit more fatness, so I bought a set of DeMarzio DP123's.

    Is the replacement process essentially a 1 for 1, or should I do anything differently? This is my first time with this.
  2. Cadfael


    Jan 4, 2013
    Germany, EU
    The DP123 is a humbucker.
    So you need to solder the two "inner wires" and isolate them.

    For DiMarzio this means:
    Solder the green DP123 wire where the black wire is now (to housing / GND).
    Solder the red DP123 wire where the white (or yellow) wire is now (HOT).
    Solder the white and black DP123 wire together and isolate them (with tape).

    That's all ...
  3. trackskinz


    Nov 1, 2011
    Thank you sir!