#1
I bought a PRS SE Santana around 6 months ago, and I re-strung it around 2 months ago. In the past couple of days the strings have been constantly going out of tune, varying from 30 seconds to 5 minutes before they go out of tune. I'm thinking it could be down to my re-stringing, although the problem didn't occur till a couple of days ago, and I re-strung the guitar around 2 months ago. What's going on?
#2
The strings may be wearing out. Try some new strings.
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#3
I think you just need some new strings. Contact the merchant you got the guitar from. I've had this problem with Santanas in the past too.
#4
Could it really be that the strings are worn out? I only re-strung them maybe 2 months ago, and I only play maybe 1-2 hours day :S
#6
Guitar related question goes to the proper forum but just a quick reply.

2 months of constant playing might wear out your strings which makes them prone to go out of tune more. Playing your guitar when you move to one temperature to a significant drop/rise in temp will cause the neck wood to move which causes it to be out of tune.

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#8
Quote by tomstar42
Could it really be that the strings are worn out? I only re-strung them maybe 2 months ago, and I only play maybe 1-2 hours day :S


2 months is a long time for standard guitar strings, I restring every 2 weeks. It's no surprise that the stings are losing their tuning stability, the older your strings get, the more problems you'll face. I would just replace them, strings are cheap, and get used to it, it's a expense that you put yourself under when you bought a guitar, we all have to buy new strings often.