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#2439408 - Today at 01:49 PM pedal issue on yamaha p115
franciobr Offline
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Registered: 07/05/15
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I recently acquired an yamaha p115 (yesterday!) and I noticed a weird behaviour from the sustain pedal. Basically, if I press the sustain pedal a few seconds AFTER I release a key it produces a sound. It is very odd, I let go of a key, it goes silent, I press the pedal and it sounds as if I had been holding the pedal all the time. If I press and release the pedal quickly the sound goes away and back over and over, making a "woo..woo" sound. It is driving me crazy.

I have tried 3 different pedals, including the cheap yamaha pedal that came with the keyboard, and had no luck.

Any ideas?

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#2439453 - Today at 04:36 PM Re: pedal issue on yamaha p115 [Re: franciobr]
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That is certainly odd behavior. Did you buy it from a store or private party? If from a store, call them and tell them what's going on. They may be able to offer some suggestions for troubleshooting, but chances are they'll just exchange it for a new one.
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