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Go Video DV2140 DVD / VCR Combo. DVDs won't play

DVDs will not load. A short time after inserting a disc, I get the message "This disc will not play. Check the disc". Removing and then reinserting the disc sometimes causes it to play properly. I took the cover off of the playwer to see what was happening, and can see that the disc starts to spin slowly and then stops. It will do this a number of times until it gives up and I get the above message. While this is happening, I can hear a "clicking" sound, but can not see what is causing it. When I can get a disc to play properly it spins up very fast. When I see this fast spin up I know it will play properly.This problem happens with all of my discs. Any suggestions on what may be the problem would be appreciated.

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  • mxfrank2001 Jan 12, 2009

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Your optical pickup drive lens is dirty or needs to be replaced.  Run a DVD disc cleaning kit through it and see if that helps.  If not, then you have to open this thing up and clean the lens with a bit of rubbing alcohol and then try.  If that don't work you can either kick it to the curb or replace the optical lens.

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