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Squier Vintage Modified Jaguar Electric Bass Guitar Special  

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The all-new Vintage Modified Jaguar Bass Special puts classic Fender looks into a distinctively sharp-looking, great-sounding and super-versatile Squier bass model.

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Gear returned in mint condition. If you're looking for a virtually new instrument in possibly less-than-perfect packaging, this is a great value.
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Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
  • Includes 2-Year Free Warranty on all guitars and basses
Gear returned in mint condition. If you're looking for a virtually new instrument in possibly less-than-perfect packaging, this is a great value.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
  • Includes 2-Year Free Warranty on all guitars and basses
Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
  • Includes 2-Year Free Warranty on all guitars and basses
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Overview

The all-new Vintage Modified Jaguar Bass Special puts classic Fender looks into a distinctively sharp-looking, great-sounding and super-versatile Squier bass model.

Features include a sleek offset-waist body and an ultra-slim fast-action neck, with the added one-two punch of a booming split single-coil Precision Bass middle pickup paired with a growling Jazz Bass single-coil bridge pickup and an active bass-boost circuit that adds additional low-end power.

Features
  • Basswood body on 3-Tone Sunburst and Crimson Red models
  • Agathis body on Black model
  • Slim, fast-action, C-shape maple neck
  • Rosewood fretboard
  • Precision Bass and Jazz Bass pickups
  • Active Bass Boost circuit
  • Chrome hardware
Specifications
  • 34" scale
    9-1/2" fretboard radius
    Width at nut: 1-1/2"
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SquierVintage Modified Jaguar Electric Bass Guitar Special
 
4.6

(based on 35 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (22)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (12)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good feel (9)
  • Fun to play (8)
  • Good tone (7)
  • Solid electronics (6)
  • Good pick up (5)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Practicing (8)
  • Jamming (7)
  • Recording (4)
  • Small venues (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (5), Professional musician (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Just Wow

I bought this at my local GC after an unsuccessful hunt for an electric guitar. It was just sitting there for demo. At that point the only Jaguar Basses I knew of where actual...Read complete review

I bought this at my local GC after an unsuccessful hunt for an electric guitar. It was just sitting there for demo. At that point the only Jaguar Basses I knew of where actual Fender models or the Troy Sanders signature. I plugged this thing into an Ampeg 20W and wow. I used to not care for active anything in an instrument. I am a changed man. With the active features there is No. Buzz. At. All I play mostly everything but country & classical and it does the job and some. This thing puts out that rounded, versatile sound through the entire P/J pickup configuration. While the Jazz pickup puts out that sweet, articulate sound, and at the same time the Precision pickup captures that deep, throaty, guttural growl that makes a P-bass so loved. The neck is basically a Jazz neck, fits to the pocket of my hand like it was made for me(I play bottle-neck style). I can honestly say if you find the price to steep; you're either genuinely cannot afford it, or you need to loosen the choke-hold on your wallet, because I fell like I got this for a steal at retail. Only "con" is no case/gig bag. But if you getting it at your local Guitar Center, they sell those too, it's not like your buying a Fender custom shop, It's a Squier, let's be real.

In conclusion. Amazing Bass! Actually looking into the 5-string model for my low end work. Again. Wow. Just Wow.

Cheers.

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Backordered....ugh!!!!

Beautiful bass, from the pictures. I found this bass at a Guitar Center but didn't like the starburst color. The I went online and found the Crimson Red and ordered it. That was...Read complete review

Beautiful bass, from the pictures. I found this bass at a Guitar Center but didn't like the starburst color. The I went online and found the Crimson Red and ordered it. That was before Xmas. This specific color is backordered. Mine may be on its way in the next week, we'll see. Guitar Center is doing their best and has compensated me for the delay. There is nothing on the online purchase telling you the item you want is backordered. Unless the item you want is at the store you want it shipped to, do not assume you'll get it quickly. The other items I purchased went straight to the store within 1 week, it's just the backordered bass. Can't wait to play it.

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(6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Just Wow

By Kaleb M.

from Amarillo, TX

About Me Experienced

Pros

  • Fun To Play
  • Good Feel
  • Good Pick Up
  • Good Tone
  • Solid Electronics

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Jamming
    • Practicing
    • Recording
    • Small Venues

    Comments about Squier Vintage Modified Jaguar Electric Bass Guitar Special:

    I bought this at my local GC after an unsuccessful hunt for an electric guitar. It was just sitting there for demo. At that point the only Jaguar Basses I knew of where actual Fender models or the Troy Sanders signature. I plugged this thing into an Ampeg 20W and wow. I used to not care for active anything in an instrument. I am a changed man. With the active features there is No. Buzz. At. All I play mostly everything but country & classical and it does the job and some. This thing puts out that rounded, versatile sound through the entire P/J pickup configuration. While the Jazz pickup puts out that sweet, articulate sound, and at the same time the Precision pickup captures that deep, throaty, guttural growl that makes a P-bass so loved. The neck is basically a Jazz neck, fits to the pocket of my hand like it was made for me(I play bottle-neck style). I can honestly say if you find the price to steep; you're either genuinely cannot afford it, or you need to loosen the choke-hold on your wallet, because I fell like I got this for a steal at retail. Only "con" is no case/gig bag. But if you getting it at your local Guitar Center, they sell those too, it's not like your buying a Fender custom shop, It's a Squier, let's be real.

    In conclusion. Amazing Bass! Actually looking into the 5-string model for my low end work. Again. Wow. Just Wow.

    Cheers.

    (6 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Excellent Bass and Excellent Price

    By Geo

    from Rancho Cucamonga

    Comments about Squier Vintage Modified Jaguar Electric Bass Guitar Special:

    I play electric and acoustic guitar for 5 years now and recently been playing bass for a 1 1/2 years. I was looking for a bass that was not that heavy, because I had a old Squire p bass that weight a ton, lol. I sold that and bought me the jaguar bass, from reviews I read. I played the bass at guitar center and fell in love it it. The tone is amazing, and it's really light. The neck felt smooth. I definitely recommend this bass and get the warranty for it too.

    (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Great bass, not just for the money

    By Ryan

    from Arvada, CO

    Site Member

    Comments about Squier Vintage Modified Jaguar Electric Bass Guitar Special:

    I have a MIA Jazz from '79, a MIM Jazz deluxe, and have owned Gibsons in the past, and this is quite possibly my new favorite to play. I was turned off by the active controls since I lean more towards passive setups, but I gotta say I don't mind this feature now that I own the guitar - I like the tonal variety it gives! You can get a thinner sound to a fat, thumpy sound that is booming. The action and neck on mine were okay, but after a few of my own adjustments this thing plays like butter now! The sound is impressive beyond belief for the price of this, and anything double or even triple it's price tag - hell, this sounds better than some $1000 Gibson's and is right on par with my vintage American Jazz. It's just so smooth sounding. Highlight recommended to anyone and everyone, from beginners to pros!

    (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    I love my Jag!

    By JAMES BARNETT

    from Nashville, TN

    Comments about Squier Vintage Modified Jaguar Electric Bass Guitar Special:

    This is by far the best bass for the money for any brand I've ever owned and I've had about a million basses. I have an obsession with getting new basses and I know I will keep this one for as long as my hands can play. The Crimson Transparent Red is 100% the prettiest color in my opinion. Now, down to brass tacks. The action was a little high when I opened it but adjusted beautifully with little effort. It has one small rough spot about the size of a pea on the neck where it needed a touch with some 200 grit sand paper but was easy to remedy. The tone is awesome! If you want to have a Precision or Jazz sound plus amazing low end. Someone else had mentioned the "J" buzzes which is true but not noticeable in the studio. This bass is an instant collector piece. -JM

    (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Excellent bass guitar!

    By Joel from McCalla, AL

    from McCalla, AL

    About Me Experienced

    Pros

    • Fun To Play
    • Good Feel
    • Good Tone
    • Solid Electronics

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Jamming
      • Practicing
      • Small Venues

      Comments about Squier Vintage Modified Jaguar Electric Bass Guitar Special:

      I was in the market for a new bass. I did some research then went in to Hess some for myself, and to put my hands on them.... wow! The Squier Vintage Modified Jaguar Bass was it for me! I was comparing it to other guitars arrive the same budget like the sterling Sub 4, epiphone thunderbird, even the other Squier P/ J bases that are out. What shines out to me is the active preamp circuit in this one. It has a killer sound and is very versatile, you can get a ton of different tones out of it, so if you're playing jazz, or blues, or rock, or grunge, or some kind of funky something in between this bass can handle it.
      I like the retro shape of it too, in a sea of p basses and ibanez body style bases out there this one is unique. I encourage you to at least try it. I loved it so I took one home.

      (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Amazing beginner bass

      By Aidan

      from Mechanicsburg, Pennsilvania

      Site Member

      Comments about Squier Vintage Modified Jaguar Electric Bass Guitar Special:

      This is an amazing bass. I would buy it for my second, third, fourth, and so on as a bass. I purchased it a few days ago, and although I am a beginner, I would recommend it to anyone who wants to buy a quality bass. I can reach the notes easily, even though I am 5'2". The tone is amazing. You can play from jazz all the way to heavy metal. If you are a beginner, I recommend this bass.

      (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Excellent sound for a starter

      By Rose Chavez

      from Deerfield, IL

      Comments about Squier Vintage Modified Jaguar Electric Bass Guitar Special:

      I purchased this for my son. He played several models at similar prices before we decided on this one. It has excellent sound and quality for a starter at this price. He is very happy with it.

      (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Uber Bass

      By AudiosErgeon

      from Buckeye, AZ

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      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Squier Vintage Modified Jaguar Electric Bass Guitar Special:

      Great Bass Guitar holds up well and feels very good. Must have if you are a moderate player and want to learn more about the Bass Guitar. Signal is also much stronger thanks to the 9v battery that amplifies the signal. With a beast of a sound system you can really blow the walls down!!

      (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Great bass

      By Jesse

      from undisclosed

      About Me Professional Musician

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Fun To Play
      • Good Feel

      Cons

      • Fret Buzz
      • Poor setup

      Best Uses

      • Jamming
      • Practicing
      • Recording
      • Small Venues

      Comments about Squier Vintage Modified Jaguar Electric Bass Guitar Special:

      This is the first bass I have owned, and after reading a lot of reviews, I went with this one, in 3-color sunburst. Out of the box, the strings (as always) were awful, so I switched those out. The factory setup was poor; a lot of fret buzz, the pickups weren't the proper height, etc. Nothing horrible, and a couple minutes of work to set it up, it sounds better, except for a slight string buzz as the nut is off. But, for the price you can't really complain. There is a bit of a nick near the jack, but it's out of sight, so not worth the effort or hassle to exchange the bass.

      Overall, as a new bass player, this is a great sounding bass. It plays very easily and nicely, and the added bass boost really packs a punch. For the price, you cannot beat this bass.

      (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Great Bass!

      By Diego Palomo

      from Mexico City

      Comments about Squier Vintage Modified Jaguar Electric Bass Guitar Special:

      This is my second bass, and what an excellent decision! First off, it is beautiful (i bought the black one), its sounds great and has an amazing tone range. Even though its an Squire it asks nothing to a top line Fender. Great choice for beginning-intermediate players and an excellent option for medium sized gigs. I havnt recorded with it but you can check my band at facebook... search for Les Moustaches

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