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Skipping, stopping and 'blocked'

Had our DVD player for a few years now and recently it has started to skip whilst playing CDs and DVDs, now it will only play part of a DVD before stopping,with the picture frozen, sometimes all the buttons the lock out and if you can get the disc out the door refuses to close and 'BLOCKED' appears on the display. Have checked that the discs are clean, switching it on and off at the mains and have used a 'lens cleaning disc'-do those things really work? Hope someone can help and thank you. Gertie

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Re: Skipping, stopping and 'blocked'

Yep the lazer is gone or shot if you can get a replacment at $111.00 pounds sterling.

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