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Why would I have crackling in my sp4 heads. They are new. I…

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Why would I have...

Why would I have crackling in my sp4 heads

Technician's Assistant: What device or product has sound issues?

Yes

Technician's Assistant: How long have you had your SP4?

They are new

Technician's Assistant: What have you tried so far?

I tried a crossover and also connecting them to just the amp. Used different cords

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Home Security Systems
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Is anyone here
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Electronics Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 7 months ago
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Electronics Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 7 months ago

It may be that the heads are dirty and need cleaning.
Have the heads been cleaned recently?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
They are brand new
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
The amp and the mixer are all new also
Electronics Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 7 months ago

Do the tapes play ok elsewhere without crackling?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
but some songs dontcrackandsome do. But they are fine on different sprakers
Electronics Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 7 months ago

Ok, so the problem is with the speakers?

Have you checked the speaker wiring to ensure it is securely connected, with no stray wires or shorts?

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