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Category: Recorders and Players
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Experience:  Worked on these instruments for over 15 years.
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How do I adjust JVC linear turn table tone arm? JVC L-E22

Customer Question

Hi how do I adjust JVC linear turn table tone arm?
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your JVC is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: JVC L-E22 Maybe 15-20 yrs old
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: Just installed a new needle cartridge and arm/needle lowers outside of album not on album as it should
JA: Anything else you want the electronics expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: no that's only issue Thanks
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Recorders and Players
Expert:  electronicsguy replied 1 month ago.
Hi Welcome to just answer.
I would like to know what problems you are experiencing with your system. What speed are you running?
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
just installed new needle cartridge and when trying to play album needle lowers but it is off the edge of the album. Cartridge manufacturer says follow JVC instructions for adjusting but I have no instructions. Need help
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
33 rpm
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Where is your answer???
Expert:  electronicsguy replied 1 month ago.


The adjustments should be done on the screws on the back of the arm. Please perform this changes on a damaged record in order to avoid damages during adjustments. I would suggest you watch this video for more details of how to perform adjustments.