It is quite possible that the jack socket in the handle is dicky, when you push the jack plug in it lifts three contacts in the socket, 1 ground, 2 the
Lovely find! well done hooking that out.
That should be a similar plug. You are 100% it is not the headphones or lead?
yea etracs the same its only the blue one that was bare, iam wondering if its further down nearer the mother board?
Now that is very nice, well winkled mal
Ordered mine yesterday for my as new Explorer II (Decided to use it ) and Tony told me to expect it tomorrow! talk about service!! looking forward
I think it is the orange and yellow ones that are important for the headphones. I think the blue one is the return back to the speaker.
Do you have a multimeter to check for a problem?
Did you try testing it when you have it apart , wiggling wires etc?
This is from a Explorer