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Philips CD Recorder

I picked up a used Phillips CD recorder. Works fine, but stops after 45-50 minutes, with message "update." Then goes to Disc Error and am unable to finalize. I cleaned the unit and tried every CD-R on the market. When I put in a Phillips CD-r I get a "wrong disc" error. Would love to be able to use the entire disc instead of just 45 minutes of it.

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Apologies if you are already aware of this, but are you using 'audio' CDRs? If yes then this is probably a hardware problem, particularly if the 45-50 minutes is consistent across different makes of 'audio' disc. If the problem Philips CDR was definitely an audio grade disc, this also implies a hardware problem rather than a media related one. In that case I can only suggest you ask a repair shop to investigate.

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Have you tried cleaning the lazer lens with a cleaning disk?

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