Korg DW8000 Having Issues

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Korg DW8000 Having Issues

Post by KeyboardMike » Sat Jul 25, 2020 2:44 am

When I power on my Korg DW8000, the numbers and the button lights flash once and then nothing. The same goes when powering it off. This was its behavior before I replaced the battery, which I did today.

Does anyone know what causes this behavior? I've had this since 1984 and it is in very good shape - no corrosion, etc. and kept indoors. I have the original patch tapes, but I can't get to the point to load them yet.

Any ideas on what might be wrong.


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Re: Korg DW8000 Having Issues

Post by Jabberwalky » Sun Jul 26, 2020 2:19 am

Check the voltage regulators. They could be fried, which has happened to mine in the past.

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