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MY GOODMANS GDVD67W4LCDK PORTABLE DVD PLAYER HAS STOPPED WORKING, WHEN I PUT A DISC IN IT SAYS WRONG DISC OR NO DISC. I HAVE TRIED EVERY DIFFERENT TYPE OF DVD AND CD, NOTHING WORKS, IT WORKED A FEW WEEKS AGO.

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  • philhemmings Nov 06, 2008

    i have the same problem screen states wrong disc emailed goodmands and got a replie telling me how to reset the unit to factory settings this did not work so must be the laser

  • Anonymous Dec 20, 2008

    Consider yourself privileged. Goodmans never bothered to reply to my email. I did speak to the customer service a couple of times but in the end they could do nothing. Perceived wisdom i that it is the laser that is the problem

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SOURCE: DYNEX DX - PD510 Portable DVD Player

I contacted Dynex via their website, I received a reply the next day will all sorts of "standard" things to do, clean the disk, make sure it is a disk for region 1, turn it on with the power supply plugged in, it may be moisture, leav it on for an hour with no disk etc. I had already tried all of these things including a 24 hour turn off, no joy, they didnt listen to the symptoms I had sent them. WHen I replied to them they said I needed to call their support line in the United States and they would assis me, I replied by email that a call from Aus to US would cost more than the unit if I had to wait in a queue and asked if we could please solve the problem by email, I have not had a reply and it is 5 days later. They acted like no one else has had the problem which of course is garbage, If I dont hear from them I will contact our Consumer Affairs people and make a complaint, they are still selling the DVD players in Australia, annoying isnt it?

Posted on Nov 17, 2007

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we also used my husbands converter (little black and decker he has for the "office" in his truck) and we had no problems the last time we used ours

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SOURCE: my coby portable dvd player keeps saying wrong disc

You may need to clean the laser in the unit. You can purchase a cleaning disk at Radio Shack or Best Buy. They are normally less than $20.

Posted on Nov 06, 2008

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SOURCE: portable dvd player keeps saying bad disc

try cleaning the lens with a lens cleaner cd, if this doesn't work the lens itself is scratched or faulty and you will need to buy another dvd player

Posted on Nov 27, 2008

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SOURCE: dvd player says loading then wrong disc

If it is disc made with a computer, you may need to convert the format to one that the DVD player is compatible with so it will recognize the disc contents.

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