This Akai MPC came in with a dark display. Customer wanted to have a new display. In this cas a new lcd display in XL version.
You can see the display faded dark. It's pretty hard to read the letters.
If this is your work station its worth it to have a new display installed. The difference is huge and fun factor is much greater too. This particular one is also bigger.
There are lethal voltage exposed in electronic devices. Unless you know what you are doing, don’t try this. If you following along, you doing so at your own risk.
I’m documenting repairs for my reference and yours.
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