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I lost the screw in cap that holds my fuse in place on my Altec

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I lost the screw in cap that holds my fuse in place on my Altec Lansing PC subwoofer. Any ideas? Thanks
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Home Theater-Stereo
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the size fuse is 239 1amp 250 Volt
Expert:  Louie replied 1 year ago.
Hi and welcome to JustAnswer,
Thank you for the question and your patience. Should you still need assistance for information purposes only...
Initially, are you able to use and do you have access to a soldering iron?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Louie, I do know how to solder and have iron. What should I do?
Expert:  Louie replied 1 year ago.
Hi again, Please click HERE. Select a panel mounted fuse holder the closely resembles the existing fuseholder of the subwoofer. Once onhand, see if it would fit.Even if it does not, then replace the whole fuse holder assembly.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks. I have ordered one that is 15 amps even though my fuse is 1 amp. No 1 amp holders available. What was the soldering iron reference? Barry
Expert:  Louie replied 1 year ago.
The fuse inside can be replaced with a 1A version. In case the cap would not fit, then replacing the whole assembly would require that the 2 wires be soldered to the new fuseholder terminals.