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Will raising my action solve my problem?

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by GrandMarkie, Apr 26, 2004.


  1. GrandMarkie

    GrandMarkie

    Feb 7, 2004
    Waltham, MA
    I've had my Modulus Quantum 5 for about 3 months now. I have yet to touch a thing on it, besides changing my strings.

    On my E and A string, whenever I hold down fret 3 (up to 6), it rattles against the closest fret producing a buzz. Should I raise my action to stop this?

    If so, do I raise the action of all the strings? Tips for doing this or any no-no's? Thanks in advance.
     
  2. ubersam

    ubersam

    Oct 12, 2000
    L.A.
    I'd check the neck relief first, then the action. Just in case you need it - Modulus Quantum Owners Manual - instructions for Neck Relief Adjustment is towards the very end.