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#664729 - 09/05/07 07:35 PM Digital Piano Repair
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Registered: 12/24/06
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Loc: New York City
My Kawai Professional Stage Piano MP9000 has a busted key ("f" below middle "c"). It makes a clicking sound, rests slightly below the neighboring keys, and only produces one dynamic range of sound: fortissimo. It's such a bummer.

This is the first digital I've ever owned and it's indispensable for practicing in a New York City apartment. People here REALLY don't tolerate musicians practicing.

Would it be inappropriate here to ask for the name of a trustwortrhy NYC-based digital repairman? And, would he/she come to my apartment or do I have to lug the thing into his shop?

The piano is well beyond its warranty.

Any help it finding a repairman would be appreciated.

Thanks.
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#664730 - 09/05/07 08:11 PM Re: Digital Piano Repair
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Registered: 06/06/04
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Loc: Ohio, USA
maybe you could contact Kawai to provide you their certified technicians in your area, whom you could contact for repair.

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#664731 - 09/06/07 03:23 AM Re: Digital Piano Repair
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Originally posted by signa:
maybe you could contact Kawai to provide you their certified technicians in your area, whom you could contact for repair. [/b]
Logical, but the manual for the piano has no contact phone numbers, etc. and a Google yields nothing.

But, thanks for your suggestion. It was kind of you to help. I'm checking out local technicians who take on digitals. I found at least one who returned my phone call.
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#664732 - 09/06/07 04:48 AM Re: Digital Piano Repair
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Registered: 06/02/07
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There's a repair shop in Bergenfield, NJ. Not too far. I've taken a p90 there before. O'Dibella Music.
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#664733 - 09/06/07 04:52 AM Re: Digital Piano Repair
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Did you see the tech support contact numbers on kawaius.com?
http://www.kawaius-tsd.com/pages/contact.html
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#664734 - 09/06/07 01:05 PM Re: Digital Piano Repair
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Registered: 12/24/06
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Originally posted by jwjazz:
Did you see the tech support contact numbers on kawaius.com?
http://www.kawaius-tsd.com/pages/contact.html [/b]
Thank you very much. I googled "Kawai digital piano repair" which explains why the responses I got were so lame. Never thought of googling for "tech support." \:D
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