Ibanez BTB help!

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by Dave Castelo, Apr 28, 2002.

  1. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    well, i have had this problem for some time and it's starting to irritate me...

    it seems like the neck pickup goes dead while the other is fine... the thing is that it takes the "Balls and Growl" out of my sound...

    sometimes, i just take the batteries and change them of position and it fixes... so i figured it was something with the battery connectors... i changed them, worked fine some time and then the same problem began...

    any idea of what hapenning?

    (when i move the blend knob to the bridge pickup it sounds fine, when i move it to the neck pickup -whole- it stops sounding)

  2. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    hey thanks im gonna go do that!

    (a guy who worked for Fender at the Ensenada factory lives across my street and he's an electrician... ill make him check the entire circuit.)
  3. patrickj


    Aug 13, 2001
    Baltimore, MD
    I had the same problem w/ the rear pickup on my btb6 - simple resolder fixed it (no greater than a 30watt).
  4. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    resolder where?
    do you have a diagram where i can see it?


    help please :)
    never had a bass problem before so i dont know