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Switch going bad in my X3 Live?
on 2012-03-05 13:41:53
My X3L is just over 2 years old. Recently, I've noticed that the Tap/Tuner switch is behaving erratically. It doesn't always work when I press & hold for the tuner, and tapping in a tempo for my delay is problematic. The problem occurs most often when my heel is resting on the floor. If I pick up my entire foot and press the switch more on the switch's far edge (that's the edge farthest from me), it works better.
Is my switch going bad? I use that switch more than any other, so could I have worn it out? Or is there a way to improve the function without replacing the switch?
I live a few hours from the nearest authorized repair center. Can I buy a switch from Line 6 and install it myself?
Another question...Are all of the foot switches the same part? If so, I could possibly swap parts and put this one in a spot I don't use very often.
Message was edited by: Sam Chambers
The serial number is 21X3L1s5933009010. So it appears to have been made after the switch design changed, and is not covered under warranty.
Re: Switch going bad in my X3 Live?
on 2012-06-13 14:42:45
I'm having the same issue as @samcham. Tried calling in but hold time took over 30 minutes and I had to run. Is there any resolution known for this @Line6david? Should I try calling back later? My Serial # is 21X3L1S6005000208.
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