What can be done

This is what you can do on your old or just acquired Thorens turntable

Functional upgrading:

  • Cleaning by means of dedicated products (disassembling parts that need so)
  • Checking, cleaning and oiling the subplatter shaft and its housing well
  • Installing a new original Thorens replacement belt if needed (it often does)
  • Cartridge alignment and tonearm adjustments (VTA, VTF, bearings)
  • Suspensions adjustment

Structural improvements:

  • Internal dampening
  • Bottom board dampening and feet replacement
  • Cables and connectors replacement
  • Ground rewiring
  • Turntable mat replacement
  • Headshell leads replacement

Replacement of missing or defective depends on market availability.