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Volvo 850 SC 710 cassette adapter not working

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Volvo 850 SC 710 cassette adapter not working

Post by bryanpeaz »

So I bought a cassette adapter (they’re junk i know) for my 97 850 and there’s a constant humming noise and plugging in my phone offers no resolve. It’s an SC 710 radio which I know were the cheaper ones but I’m out of ideas for playing music. Any advice?
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Re: Volvo 850 SC 710 cassette adapter not working

Post by abscate »

You can solder the aux plug into the tape head following thread directions in the stereo forum,works well.
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