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Old 10-21-2012, 04:29 PM   #1
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Pickup trouble

Hi guys, I just wanted to ask for some help with figuring out how bad this problem I'm having is.
The bridge pickup on my guitar doesn't always work. Once you get it working it's fine, but most of the time it doesn't make any sound. I can get it to work by shaking the guitar a bit and hitting the back. It usually stops working once I put the guitar down again, but I can just use the same methods to get it to work again. (Which usually takes about 10 minutes)
Anyone have any ideas as to why it's doing this?
Thanks in advance
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Old 10-21-2012, 05:17 PM   #2
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you either have a bad solder joint or a bad switch would be my guess
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Old 10-21-2012, 06:50 PM   #3
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if you have can compressed air, blow it in the switch while unplugged and toggling the switch back and forth.

if it's not dirt in the switch, then it'll be a loose wire,
bad joint or that the switch contacts are not being made, like said.
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Old 10-23-2012, 11:43 AM   #4
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Tried the compressed air thing, works fine now, thanks
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Old 10-23-2012, 08:47 PM   #5
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k sounds good.
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