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i have a jvc turntable got a new styli for it cleaned the head with contact cleaner but there is very little sound coming from speakers there is no earth on rca leads but there is an internal earth inside friend told me to check earth i disconected it made a lead to goto amp earth bit to no avail any suggestions
cheers michael



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if the level is very low but is not distorted then you probably have a magnetic cartridge which requires a pre-amp, if you are connecting it to a cd or cassette input, if it is a connected to a phono input, check for a switch marked "magnetic"

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thanks for the reply stone cat will have a look at that cheers
michael