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Category: Electronic Musical Instruments
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Experience:  DAW and MIDI techniques. Keyboard and synthesizer programming. Electronic repair.
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Yamaha 1983 YP 40 has an unresponsive key. It has no spring

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Yamaha 1983 YP 40 has an unresponsive key. It has no spring back and makes no sound. Is this even repairable? Thanks
JA: What's the make/model of your device? How old is it?
Customer: 1983 Yamaha YP 40 Clavinova
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: It was purchased from a private party and I have no idea how long the key has not worked
JA: Anything else you want the instrument expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: No, I love the sound, and even though it is old, It fits my budget and space perfectly.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Electronic Musical Instruments
Expert:  Ron Winston replied 10 months ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** I am a Yamaha certified technician. Give me a moment to check on a few things and I will be right back.

Expert:  Ron Winston replied 10 months ago.

ok just a few questions. Is it just one key? Is it hanging down, or just slow to return back up?

Expert:  Ron Winston replied 10 months ago.

Hello I wanted to check and see if you had the problem corrected or do you need more help?

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