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#1 Pointdexter1906

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Posted 10 December 2010 - 11:58 PM

So, I won this old GE 3-5251 a week ago or so...you know, one of the ones where the seller didn't have a single cassette in the house to test with? :hmmm: well, anyway good news is the cassette functions FLAWLESSLY, but strangely the radio doesn't. Now, this is probably a basic question. For most, but I get virtuAlly no signal and only crackling when Imove the tuner knob. Any thoughts? not a huge deal, but it would be nice to listen to a staton fro. Time to time...

#2 baddboybill

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Posted 12 December 2010 - 12:28 AM

you can try cleaning the pots and tuner ;-) :-D

#3 Shortstuff

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Posted 13 January 2018 - 07:47 AM

Please discribe to others what "pots and tuner means"

Is it the cable (rope) which controls the tuner knob or the board on the main amp?

Am getting a SK-21 which is dirty, nasty and in need of a full revamp... well where do I start?

Ohh love these GE's have 3 now most work great but speakers L & R are weak, Resisters?