Author Topic: 1968 Magnavox Portable Micromatic Tutntable/Radio Sound Issues  (Read 128 times)

Offline Matthitect

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I have been working on my Dad's old stereo, trying to get it working well and sounding good again.  I replaced the speakers and gave the whole system a thorough cleaning.  The turntable audio sounds great, except the treble and bass dials have little to no effect.  I replaced the filter capacitors and the radio has much less noise now, but it sounds weak and inconsistent.  I don't know if this has to do with analog tuner drift or if it would be worth replacing more capacitors.  I mainly use the turntable, but I would like to get the radio working well even though I don't use it much.

Any ideas or suggestions would be much appreciated.  I will be happy to provide any additional information to help.

Thanks in Advance,
Matthew C. Halbert