my opinion, if it works, leave it
If it doesn't work, rewind it. That "thin / aged" sound is what "an" owner of that pickup would be looking for...
If you want a different sound, get a different pickup, before you decrease the value of that one.
"Yeap, I like the American Standard Telecaster, I can even live with one a them PCB amps, and I even use one a them mul-tie-effects things too."