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I have a Roland TR 505 and the display window has turned black,

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I have a Roland TR 505 and the display window has turned black, can hardly see thru it, how can i fix this? carol van hine ***@******.***
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Electronic Musical Instruments
Expert:  ITPeter replied 1 year ago.
Hi Carol,The display backlight has likely failed and it will need to be replaced. This is a common fault on these Roland synths.This is a fairly straightforward repair if you can disassemble the synth yourself and remove the old display, then fit the new one in its place.

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