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Akai 4000s Wind Synth

When swithching on the EWI, nothing works, I only get two small zeros in the program/display window.

Can anyone help?

I have a Akai 4000s Wind Synth which has been great up till now, today it stopped working for some reason? When I switch it on I can't get any sound, the only thing showing on the program/display is 00 (2 small zeros like the top half of 88) Please help!!!


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  • s7t7e7v7e Mar 24, 2008

    I have traced the problem to the Line Out/Phones jack, when either of these is used the Wind Synth freezes and won't work!

    Any more thoughts?



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This is a common fault - faulty capacitors in the power supply section need replacement. Low and noisy voltage rails are stopping the Akai initialising properly.

Please rate the assistance given - this should enable you to fix the problem.

Posted on Mar 23, 2008


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