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Disc Incompatible I've been having trouble with my player not playing dvds. I sometimes get a message that the disc is incompatible with the player or the disc plays and the picture breaks and skips. This happens weather the dvd is new or used. This is distressing especially if the disk is part of a set and all the others play. Would buying a lense cleaner disc help and also buying a repair kit that fix scratches on disc help? I've had this player since 2002. Should I just think about getting a new one?

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  • Brian Mincey Feb 02, 2007

    I got some good advice but I'm not sure what an IC no. is.

  • Anonymous Dec 19, 2007

    The DVD player in my car all of a sudden gets stuck on "loading" for a few moments, then flashes "incorrect disc format". I have tried several DVDs.

  • Anonymous Aug 01, 2008

    my dvd will come on but wont play any vedio's ...the only thing is says is hello the the dvd light comes on nothing else happens



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If you've already cleaned the player with a good quality commercial DVD cleaning device then you have done just about all that a typical user can do short of taking it apart. I just had a real nice DVD player die last weekend and was surprised to be able to pickup a fairly decent DVD player/recorder for under $80. I also noted that a basic DVD player (they also play audio CDs) started at $30. Have you considered just tossing the old one and purchasing a new one?

Posted on Feb 02, 2007


My friend u just clean the lense by cotton tips without applaying any liquid or spray air which is available in pressurised containers.I have the same DVD player with missing of IC no:104 in signal board which is placed under the lense mechanism,please I like to request u to send the IC number on following ID or

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