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clicking and cutting out
on 2010-05-30 06:07:43
I have a spider 111 120watt amp that has started to cut out some times when you turn a dial then it starts to make clicking noises and i have to turn it off to get it going again but sometimes it does not work for a while
RE: clicking and cutting out
on 2010-06-02 14:06:19
The only thing you can try on your own is to reset the amp:
Hold the A button down as you power on the amp. Let go after about 5 seconds.
If the problem persists, you will need to take it to an authorized service center:
Re: RE: clicking and cutting out
on 2012-10-26 13:51:01
Here the problem demonstrated in a Spider III. I show which part is the root of the problem. It's a very difficult job to replace the part itself which is only $20.
The problems is, to replace the board Line 6 wants about $160! The problem is the Digital Signal processor.
Search for the YouTube video "Demonstration of and solution to an intermittent problem with a Line 6 Spider III amplifier"
A heat sink on the DSP does help a lot.
Hope this helps.
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