vaolume pot scratchy

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by moelll, Apr 27, 2003.

  1. moelll


    Apr 25, 2003
    placentia, CA, USA
    ever since i got my T-40, the volume pot on the neck pickup has been scratchy. is it possible to clean it?
  2. erik II

    erik II

    Jul 11, 2000
    Oslo, Norway
    Get a can of electronics cleaning solution, spray in through the holes in the pot housing while turning the knob.

    If this doesn't help, the contact face may be worn down, and the pot must be replaced. Not very likely if it's a new bass.

    EDIT: Checked profile and saw that it's an '82. Probably still just needs a rinse, though.
    Oh, and: Nice birthdate :D