PLEASE NOTE: While the photos here are representative for this procedure, they may not be of the specific equipment you are repairing.
Important Disclaimer: This information is intended to assist you in repairing your keyboard, which is presumably no longer
under warranty. Doing this type of work will almost certainly void any existing warranty coverage. Syntaur offers this information as a free service,
and makes no warranties of any kind regarding its use. You are solely responsible for any damages, problems, or injuries resulting from opening up
and working on your equipment. Unless otherwise indicated, the keyboard should be powered off and unplugged while these procedures are being done; otherwise,
you can be exposed to potentially fatal voltages. If you do not feel comfortable or competent in performing these tasks, we strongly recommend taking your keyboard to a
Opening Up a Korg Poly-61 Keyboard
Place the keyboard face down on a couch, bed, or other soft surface, with the keys pointing away from you - and of course, with nothing plugged in
(especially the power cord!). Remove the four screws along the back edge of the bottom panel.
Flip the keyboard back over, and remove the four screw at the corners of the top panel. Now you should be able to flip the top panel open, like the hood of a car.