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My Unit Will Not Power Up

My unit was working fine for a few months. Then one day I went to take it out of my backpack and it wouldn't fire up! I bought it used with no charger and had been using a universal power adapter to charge it. Had no problems. To troubleshoot I ordered the USB charger and the actual charger designed for the unit with no sucess! Can I get a little help? Please!! II live in the Los Angeles area and am looking to put my unit in for repair/diagnostic! Please help me to power up!!

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Not sure if this is a solution for you. I had a problem with the DC power input jack on the player going bad. The batteries would no longer charge. I bought an extra battery and a USB charger from ebay. Now I'm good for two battery cycles and it works again. Although it will never charge it's own batteries or work off of AC power it does still work.

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