loose tuner key

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by r05c03, Jan 19, 2006.

  1. r05c03


    Jul 21, 2005
    Lafayette, IN
    Hi, So my son dropped his Peavey Foundation (which is exactly why I bought him his own rather than banging my fender around) and it seems to have loosened the tuner key (E and G strings) so that there is an audible rattle when played. The tuner machines themself work and are not loose, just the actual key that you put your fingers on to adjust. What is the best way to fix this? Adhesive? Thanks for your input.
  2. Theonestarchild

    Theonestarchild Artfully lost

    Aug 23, 2005
    North Carolina
    I put super glue on mine and they worked. No idea beyond that though.
  3. Wolzly


    Oct 16, 2005
    Yeh I have the same problem and was thinking about ordering/installing new tuners. Is there a quick patch job that wouldn't make you shudder?