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Pup size for 1995 MIA Fender Jazz

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by sincity, Aug 29, 2005.

  1. sincity

    sincity Supporting Member

    Oct 16, 2002
    Thinking about replacing the pups I have in my 1995 MIA Fender Jazz.

    Are the neck and bridge pups the same size? I thought I heard on hear somewhere that the bridge pup is smaller on some Fender jazzes.

    Thanks for your help.
  2. dr_love2112


    May 28, 2005
    baytown texas
    just measure, but my pickups in my 92 was the same size as tteh bridge pickup
  3. sincity

    sincity Supporting Member

    Oct 16, 2002
    Yep, I probably asked the dumbest question to date on Talkbass. :rolleyes:
  4. ErikP.Bass

    ErikP.Bass Supporting Member

    Nov 23, 2004
    But I think you have it reversed. The neck pickup is just slightly shorter than the bridge pickup. Most replacement J pickups should fit fine, I have replaced mine with DiMarzio Model J's (perimeter wise was fine, depth was off a bit - had to take out some of the foam underneath) and Bartolini J's (fit fine perimiter and depthwise).

    Most of the pickup companies I think realized how many Fender Jazzes there are out there and opted to make the pickpus so they fit the existing pickup routes - making the swap as easy as possible.