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Drawer opens when the player is switched on

Hi there,
When i switch the cd player on (without a disc) it reads for a cd, for about ten flashes of the digits, then opens the tray. If i insert a cd then shut the drawer it does the same thing- just ejects the tray. Read elsewhere that it could be the drawer belt, though the drawer seems to be shutting fully.
Any ideas or comments greatly appreciated. Regards, Marc

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  • marcwithac78 Jan 12, 2009

    Many thanks, problem solved!

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Hello marc you have a dirty laser,blocked sensor or even a misaligned condition try this clean the lens put a disc and turn it off with the tray inside wait about a minute and turn it on saludos

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