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Looong initializing phase followed by "disc error"

After I boot up the CDR631, I put the fresh, blank, completely unused, brand new Memorex CDR in.
Then, a longer than usual initializing phase occurs, followed consistently by a blinking "disc error" message.
This used to happen occasionally, then with increasing frequency.  Usually, booting down and trying a new disc works.   
But as of this morning, it won't accept any disc.   
I've always used Memorex's. They've always worked.  So please don't shoot back the standard "try better media" answer. The media isn't the problem.
Thanks in advance for any insights!!!
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  • Anonymous Jan 31, 2009

    yes i have the same problem, i put in a blink cdr, to record and the unit said disc error 22 or error 29 what is the problem

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Hi...

How long have you had the CDR631?

I would suggest a good cleaning of the laser lens assembly. NOT
some cheapy cleaner disc either.

If youre not comfy with messing with small electronics let a tech do it.
Marantz is worth it.

Posted on Jan 01, 2009

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