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Ohhhhk so long story shot, wires got ripped out of a headset. It has a mic attatched, with a plug for both the mic and the headphones. Now there are a variety of small wires poking out!

The mic plug has a white wire surrounded by copper.
The speaker plug has a red, blue, and copper wire.

And the headset/mic wire have a red, blue, green, and white wire surrounded by copper.

Which wires go to which? The green wire is what really confuses me.
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post #2 of 9
Step 1:
Match the colors on the wire, to the colors of the wire that's left on the headset.

Step 2:
Solder said wires together.

Step 3:
???

Step 4:
Profit!

How's that?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by pioneerisloud;13299977 
Step 2:
Solder said wires together.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by tryagainplss;13300012 
That's gotta be a problem for some people >.<</div>

Are you stalking me? ninja.gif That'd be pretty cool... smile.gif

If you don't know how to solder, you could twist the wires together and tape, and pray for the best. Although those wires are so tiny I doubt it'd hold. And you won't find any butt connectors that small.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by pioneerisloud;13300075 
Are you stalking me? ninja.gif That'd be pretty cool... smile.gif

If you don't know how to solder, you could twist the wires together and tape, and pray for the best. Although those wires are so tiny I doubt it'd hold. And you won't find any butt connectors that small.

yea...thats the problem..the wires are so tiny.
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I say twist them together, add some electrical tape, and don't pull on it.
    
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post #7 of 9
No, I am not stalking you Pioneer.

What I meant to say was some people don't have a clue on how to solder stuff.

If I may ask, is your headset an expensive one? Cause the same thing happened to me, and I ended up just buying a new one instead of going through all the trouble soldering stuff (cause I don't know how). And btw, my headset was cheap
    
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Save yourself the headache and buy a new one.
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You can always call the company and see if they offer replacement parts.
    
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