(Topic ID: 108595)

BTTF: Humming?

By bimm25i

6 years ago



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  • Latest reply 6 years ago by practicalsteve
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#1 6 years ago

So when I fire up the beast it makes an electrical hum noise that's fairly loud. I replaced the 3 capacitors on the audio board that sit near the VR's and the sound quality improved, but there is still a hum, I unplugged the soundboard and sound was gone but the hum remained.

any advice?

#2 6 years ago

All boards have all of their screws and all screws are tight? Works for games I have tried it on, but have never owned a Data East.

#3 6 years ago

wow, was missing 3 screws from the boards, thanks!

#5 6 years ago

It did! thanks! there is still the tiniest hum but I feel like that's normal, right?

#6 6 years ago

Yeah, in a home you notice it way more than you ever could in an arcade. Glad it helped!!! Nothing like a cheap easy fix right?

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