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Never again I am a gadget guy. This was the worst product I ever purchased in 35 years. Instead of sticking with Sony I was seduced by the special discount offered by Future Shop. The unit stopped working after 3 days. The DVD will freeze up. I turn of the DVD player, turn it back on, and it displays ?bAd? on the screen. Then I put another disk in, it will still stay bad. When I returned the DVD player I asked the sales person if this is a problem product and I was ready to exchange it for a Sony player and pay the difference. I was told it never happened before and I am the first customer with this problem and I was stupid enough to accept a replacement, Shortly after I had to go to Europe for one year and when I returned I unpacked the second one and hooked it up. Halfway through our first movie the picture started freezing and pixelating like you wouldn't believe. This kept happening in 10 second spurts throughout most of the movie. And then: ?bAd? again. My disc was brand new, so it was the Toshiba DVD player. Only now the warranty had elapsed. If Toshiba is not able to produce a reliable product as simple as a DVD player what about the rest of their product line? Never again.

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Re: never again

The lens is bad, replace the lens. your problems solve

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