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I've got a Technics SLJ1 to and the cue button is stuck on;

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Hi. I've got a Technics SLJ1 to and the cue button is stuck on; tone arm does not come down
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Recorders and Players
Expert:  electronicsguy replied 10 months ago.

Hi welcome to just answer. I will be happy to assist you.

What have you tried so far to recover?

Is the botton moving at all?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
it does but keeps a steady red light. TT spins but the linear tracking arm won't go down onto the record.
Expert:  electronicsguy replied 10 months ago.

Are you able to take the system apart to perform visual inspection and let me know if the switch is the problem or not.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I'll try, but tomorrow. It's late here.
Expert:  electronicsguy replied 10 months ago.

Ok let me know

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Sorry for the delay. I don't see how to access the inside of the unit
Expert:  electronicsguy replied 10 months ago.

There are screws underneath

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Only through the corner feet. Could those be it?
Expert:  electronicsguy replied 10 months ago.

Yes

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Didn't seem so. I'll try them AM and reply then. Thanks!
Expert:  electronicsguy replied 10 months ago.

Ok