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Sony RDR-VX500 does not load some dvds, disc error.

5 days ago I started having issues where some dvds are giving me disc errors. the confusing part is that it is not all. ones that are failing continue to fail, time and time again. ones that succeed, do so every time. i have cleaned the ones that fail, but this does nothing. i have cleaned the dvd player. bear in mind all of my dvds work 5 days ago. i am completely confused. any ideas.

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Are some of the discs 8x and other 16x, it won't do 16x.

Posted on Jan 07, 2008

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Posted on Jan 15, 2007

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