Quad 44 Service (Quote Q44FS) price £110.00.
Fault diagnosis and repair, replacement of all
electrolytic capacitors and out of tolerance components.
performance test to ensure it at least matches the original specification,
followed by a PAT* and 48 hour soak test.
This does not include socket and other
upgrades. If you have your 44 and 405 serviced at the
same time we only charge a total of £190 for both.
Quad 44 Service and Socket Upgrade (Quote Q44MS) price £170.
This option is ideal for older Quad 44s with DIN only
We can improve your Quad 44 and take it to new heights by carrying out some
sensible modifications. This option includes the full service,
as above, plus modifications. For example, some older serial number models used
DIN connectors for the tape, aux, and radio inputs. If this option is requested,
we will add gold plated phono connectors and change the sensitivities and impedances
to match modern DAC, CD, MP3 sources.
Simply tell us what sources you want to connect on your
service request form. We also improve the stereo image and hum background by
several dbs* by carrying
out some wiring changes. We may also add low, noise low distortion op-amps
where necessary **. To the improve the poor fitting DIN connection we fit a
replacement on the outer side of the output panel to allow full pin
interconnect. The image
below shows a
Quad 44 being modified with phono socket upgrades, new ICs and wiring.