Introduction

Replacing the needle is one of the quickest and easiest processes of repairing the device. This requires no opening of the device and can be done in a matter of minutes.

Tools

No tools required.

Parts

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  • The needle is the red plastic piece on the end of the arm.

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Image 1/2: The needle should hang, as shown. Image 2/2: The needle should hang, as shown.
  • While holding the front of the head in place, use your fingernail to pull down on the front of the needle.

  • The needle should hang, as shown.

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Image 1/2: WHEN ATTACHING NEW NEEDLE: Make sure the needle clips into the head. Fit the back of the piece in first, then snap the front into place. You should hear a click. Image 2/2: WHEN ATTACHING NEW NEEDLE: Make sure the needle clips into the head. Fit the back of the piece in first, then snap the front into place. You should hear a click.
  • Finally, remove the needle by pulling down on just the red piece.

  • WHEN ATTACHING NEW NEEDLE: Make sure the needle clips into the head. Fit the back of the piece in first, then snap the front into place. You should hear a click.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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On the Crosley CR7002A I am having a problem with the turntable. When the tone arm is moved over any part of the record is slides back to the home position (rest). Is their any adjustment I can make to fix this? Thanks.

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