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#664259 - 07/19/04 10:38 PM HELLLLP!! YDP-121
neciebugs Offline
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Registered: 05/30/04
Posts: 672
Loc: Chula Vista
I have had my YDP-121 for about a year and a half... now that i am back in college and practicing daily for about 2 hours... 2 of the 3 d's in mid register are "falling" i mean... the seem to be a tad out of allignment and get stuck coming up... and sometimes when i sit down they have "fallen". the piano has NOT been abused, and i was going to upgrade to an accoustical, however we are moving across country next year... (dont want to drag a piano on that kind of move) so the digital HAS to last me another year... Is this fixible?? I noticed it started doing it after I went to NY over the 4th... I turned off the AC. Does humidity affect digital pianos???

I am at a loss... and very sad...as i have been fairly satisfied with this digital compared to my last... and i dont want another $1000 "disposable" piano.

Who would i contact to repair, or check out? Obviously not the local piano tuner.

ANY HELP would be appreciated.... I have a recital in a week and the falling 'd's are buggin me. It doesnt do it all the time... thats what is even MORE annoying.

Thank you for your help.
2005 Schulze Pollmann 126/e Classico Upright (Maple with Sunburst inlay)
1965 Baldwin Model L 6'3" Grand (soon to be delivered)

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#664260 - 07/20/04 06:53 AM Re: HELLLLP!! YDP-121
Lightnin Offline
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Registered: 07/17/04
Posts: 210
Denise, see the Yamaha website under Support to find local authorized repair shops, who should be able to advise you.

Specifically, see

#664261 - 07/20/04 08:13 AM Re: HELLLLP!! YDP-121
mark2048 Offline
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Registered: 03/31/04
Posts: 48
In the Boston area there is a guy who will come to your house and fix yamaha (and other) keyboards. I used him for warranty service so I didn't have to pay anything, but I asked him what his rates were anyway in case I need him after the warranty runs out, and they seemed quite reasonable. Maybe there is someone like him in your area? Anyway, he arrived the same day I called him and fixed my yamaha keyboard nicely. Hope this story gives you some hope.


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