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Dv-c503 pioneer dvd player

When using the open/close button the tray opens then closes immediately not allowing you to put a dvd in. also when we start the movie up it says loading then stops. what can we do about thisI have the same problem as described above. However, once I do manage to load either a CD or DVD, usually by holding on to the tray, the player works great. In my case, we have no kids.
Can anybody help?

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The eject button is ducked up or faulty which thats why does not allow you to give enough time to insert disc at the same time it disturbs the loading procedure as it gets the eject commands automatically due to faulty eject button.repair this button to solve the problem.

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HI,

Please reset the unit by unplugging all the cords of it for 1 hour and then plug them back in.Turn on your player and let me know if it does the same thing.

Posted on Jan 07, 2009

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    see if the player tries to read the disc. Load a disc and listen.
    Does
    the player make squealing noises or is it totally quiet? Squealing
    noises may indicate that the player is trying to synchronize with the
    disc but can't due to an obstruction on the lens or in the laser path
    inside the pickup or a defect in the pickup. This can also be caused by
    an intermittent signal problem due to a faulty ribbon cable.

    Totally
    silent means that the photo sensor is not getting any usable input from
    the laser at all, meaning that the pickup is blind for lack of a
    better word.
    This can be caused by an obstruction of the beam by
    foreign matter on the lens or inside the pickup all the way to a
    marginal or failed laser diode and/or photosensor array. This can also
    be caused by a bad ribbon cable with one or more severed traces.

    You
    could try to clean the optics. This is the most common malfunction as
    far as i know in all disc players. It would involve taking the cover
    off and finding a way to expose the lense, and then cleaning it with a
    very gentle brush. some players have a cover for the lense that swings
    to the side during playing, this greatly reduces the chance of dust
    accumulating but it is still better to give it a try.

    If you see dust on the lense, then its just that simple. clean, close, play.

    check on the small shafting that
    guides the carriage of the laser pickup. Dirt, grome, dust and
    solidified lubricant can cause stoppage of the carriage and the laser
    eye then fails to read the next track.





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There could be a problem on the ejector switch, could be stuck. better to checkup on this thing and clean it.

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