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No Disc The unit is not recognizing the disc. When I put any disc in it reads "no disc" I have the correct blanks in and have tried ones that are already recorded and it doesn't read any at all.

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    When I put a dvd, in the screen appears the icon that represent the dvd is loading for a while, after that I read "no disc"

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I had this identical problem just after a year and a half of use. I tried cleaning the lens... that didn't change anything. I tried using movie discs that I knew had worked before.... same problem. I took the unit apart and found the problem. There 5 or 6 (I forgot exactly) capacitors on the power board that are black cylinder types with silver tops. If the tops look like they are bulging, then It requires changing capacitors on the power board. I ordered them through the internet, removed the old and installed the new capacitors. Now everything works great.


The capacitors are: 10v 2200uf 105-Degree Capacitors. They cost about 20 cents a piece.

Good luck.

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Try to clean the lens by inserting a cd/dvd lens cleaner

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