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Are my Sennheiser HD 555s dead?

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So I've been using my HD 555s until lately when it just... stopped working.

I can't hear any sound from it. I tried replugging the headphones but still, nothing works.

I thought HD 555s were durable. I never dropped them or spilled anything on them. I haven't modded them. I've had them for a year at most.

Does anyone know what I should do?
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The tip of the conversion plug sometimes goes bad.

Try wiggling the plug and see if you get sound.
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I guess you could check if the headphone-side of the cable (inside the left ear cup) is still connected. Just snap off the pad on the left ear (it'll snap right back on), pull off the filter thing, and use a small screwdriver to take out the ~3 screws and check the cable connection. That end of the cable should be held in by a cube of foam, but maybe it got knocked out or something.
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