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HDD/DVD RECORDER DHR-8100Pp can't read dvd's

When a dvd is loaded into the machine the DVD menu displays ''No Disc''. We've tried air spraying the machine internally to remove dust but this has not solved the problem. Please advise?
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Chances are the Laser that reads the disc has gone bad. It's usually cheaper to buy a new one instead of having it repaired.

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