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Subject: Re: Jukebox 20 pcb fried? Does anyone want a non charging Jukebox?
From: Michael Donat (michael_at_donat.org)
> Two months later the same thing happens again. No charging, some smoke, a bad
> smell and one annoyed owner.
> So does anyone have any experiences of this happening or perhaps how to fix it
> (with out getting it RMA’ed)?
somehow it sounds like you reversed the dc voltage resulting in burning up the
I've uploaded an image of the replacment part I used when my Jukebox did this.
I don't know how skilled you are at soldering, or how easy it would be for you to
obtain the part. The six I obtained were as sample so the repair cost me virtualy
hope this helps,
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