Les Paul Neck Pickup Problem

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  1. impactblue

    impactblue Member

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    Hi All, I've got a problem with my les paul's neck pickup. It sometimes cuts out or loses alot of output....sorta randomly...

    Wiring issue?

    How can I diagnose this??
     
  2. lemonman

    lemonman Supporting Member

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    It's probably the switch. Wiggle it around & switch between pups repeatedly while you're having the problem & you'll find out. It might need some contact cleaner, or you might have to replace it.
     
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    ditto.
     
  4. impactblue

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    jefesq Gold Supporting Member

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    Just happened to me. Was dirty switch
     
  6. impactblue

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    Hi guys. It's def the switch...but whether its dirty or has some loose connection i dunno...how can i check this?
     
  7. impactblue

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    I took a look at the connections and they look to be soldered nice and tight. So I might try the contact cleaner...how do I go abouts doing this???
     

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