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Is a subwoofer worth fixing?

Is a subwoofer worth fixing?

A: The short answer to your question is no, the repair is likely not worth it. The price/performance ratio of subwoofers has improved considerably in the last decade, so finding a subwoofer that matches or beats the AS 20’s specifications—8″ driver, 60 watts RMS, 33 Hz to 140 Hz frequency response—is not too tough.

Can a seized subwoofer be fixed?

To fix your blown subwoofer you’ll need to take it out of your car, fix or replace any damaged parts, and glue/wire it back together. This process can range from easy to very difficult, depending on the problem.

What causes a subwoofer to stop working?

The most common cause of speaker failure is short-circuiting. A short circuit in the wires providing the signal will prevent the signal from ever reaching the subwoofer. A short circuit at the terminals on the subwoofer will also prevent electrical current and signal from reaching the subwoofer.

How much does it cost to repair a subwoofer?

Prices vary from speaker to speaker. Prices start from just $25 for miscellaneous repair services, and $90 for reconing services. In many cases, we can send you a custom-made, preassembled drop-in recone kit for your subwoofer along with the glue and shims needed to install the kit.

Can you patch a subwoofer?

Can you fix a blown subwoofer? Yes, you can fix a blown subwoofer especially when it is partially blown sub damaged cone. However, a damaged voice coil will be difficult to replace. Depending on the extent of the problem, the best solution is to purchase a new subwoofer.

Can I glue a subwoofer?

The glue you need to repair your subwoofer will depend on the method you accomplish the task. You can use speaker adhesive which will form a flexible strong bond, but it will not cover larger seals. You can also use silicone to make a seal, which is good for small to medium size tears.

Where do I drop off HiFi Heaven repair?

Brett prefers PayPal, but other arrangements can be made if need be. We send a “Call Tag” to UPS. They pick up and deliver your unit to the shop. If you are located in the DC area and you wish to drop off your repair directly to avoid shipping fees, you may indicate this on the request form.

Where can I get classic audio equipment repaired?

Where classic audio lives on and on. We provide friendly, professional repair services for a full range of electronics, from turntables and amplifiers to speakers and vintage radios. For those looking to upgrade, fully reconditioned used components are also available to fit just about any budget.

Where can I go to repair my old radio?

We provide friendly, professional repair services for a full range of electronics, from turntables and amplifiers to speakers and vintage radios. For those looking to upgrade, fully reconditioned used components are also available to fit just about any budget. Come check out our new location! Resurrect your classics!