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Service manual is available for free from https://www.manualslib.com it contains disassembly instructions. If you change the fuse and it blows again, then your amp will need service.

Mackie SWA1501... | Answered on Dec 13, 2017


Hello, I can not say what the direct cause is,

perhaps some soldering points on the printed circuit bords are loosen due to thermic stress. test: give mechanical ticks on the woofer while he is playing to check this.
Hope you will have succes.

Mackie SWA1501... | Answered on Jun 11, 2015


Cotact the manufacturers for local distributors.

Mackie SWA1501... | Answered on Jan 12, 2015


check to see if your fuse is good usually on the back panelwhatever it takes you have to find out if there fuses good or not

Mackie SWA1501... | Answered on Oct 10, 2014


There are many possibilities, the switch, motherboard, electronics etc. If you are a DIY kind of person and you want to try trouble shooting yourself, you need tools. Better still, take it to a service person/ outlet to proper checks.

Mackie SWA1501... | Answered on Oct 06, 2014


Well , have you checked that it's screwed on tightly , and no other gear is burned, especially your transformer and rectifier or a simple diode. With these things it's not u a huge search way , since it often comes out that your main power supply is broken, even it gives the right output voltages without a load. THE SAME COUNTS FOR OLD CAPACITORS WHEN YOU MEASURE THE WITH A NORMAL LCR METRE, until the load comes on it andvthe speed and capacitance drops like a two sizes two large, frozen underwear....
jHavebyou ever opend one? , you need often to cut a tight wrap, so have a sharp cutter at hand and to avoid damage to the outside of your unit, tape it with papertape, and not the gray strong tape .
Unwrap the cables , since theyre often wrapped, to your speakerunit and see what's happening and feel what's getting that hot. But first a look at the unit, since it also can be one capacitor is blown.... take a good look.I searched and searched and after days i say two burned black tiny caps.......

Mackie SWA1501... | Answered on Sep 10, 2014


One major question, about what does aftervtwo minutes the state of your system is( without using music) and is it connected still tight, does yourvamp start working?, thx richard

Mackie SWA1501... | Answered on Sep 10, 2014


So it's heavy? .... i wanna know exactly what happens . You turn it on and turn on the volume, pls tell mecwhat exactly happens and when with which freq
thx rich

Mackie SWA1501... | Answered on Aug 15, 2014


Yes, with the appropriate replacement driver in size and similar specs regardless of the brand. P-audio drivers worked fine in this unit.

Mackie SWA1501... | Answered on Dec 03, 2013


Does it still make the noise if all inputs are disconnected? ...to try and determine if it is internal or externally caused...

Mackie SWA1501... | Answered on Aug 27, 2013

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