In-line remotes seriously decrease the lifespan of headphones. The ones that I have work fine but every now & then the sound cuts out of one ear, so I have to spin the volume control wheel a little bit to fix it.

Other than that they've worked very well for the past three years and I'm too cheap to replace them!

I may end up just cutting the remote off & re-soldering the strands back together. I just need a wire stripper & an iron...


It's all good, I know a few people in the city who probably have what I need (including the know-how) to fix it!

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