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DVDs won't play

I have a Sony HCD-C450 5 disc DVD player. Recently it has stopped reading the DVDs. Sometimes it still plays normally but other times it sends a message telling me to insert a dvd when there is already one in the machine. Does anybody know how to fix this problem? It happens with all DVDs not just some. I've tried turning it off and turning it back on, and opening and reinserting the disc. Don't know what else to try.

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  • Kayla Stanley May 28, 2006

    Tried this and it didn't help because I couldn't get the DVD player to play the laser cleaner. Any other suggestions?

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Hi Pookie, This is an easy fix. All you need to get is a CD/DVD-Player Laser-Lens Cleaner for about $5.00. You can get these at Best Buy, Circuit City, Radio Shack, or any similar place. Use this, and let me know how it works for you. Best regards, nightdiver

Posted on May 27, 2006

  • Bill DeLisi
    Bill DeLisi May 29, 2006

    Hi Pookie,

    You could take the player in for a laser pickup adjustment. It would be cheaper than buying a new one, and this is a great dvd player. Sorry my first fix did not work.

    Best regards,
    nightdiver

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