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Product appears to have frozen and will not eject media DVD

Mustek HDD+DVD recorder/player had it 6 months and since I played a media DVD from a camcorder it suddenly appeared frozen, non eof the buttons worked both remotely or manually, I have to unplig it by the mains to turn off. The DVD will not eject from the tray and I am lost as to what to do. I have looked at the troubleshooting part of the manual and replaced the batteries and rebooted the power by unplugging from the wall. Any ideas? The helpline is in Germany!

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Re: product appears to have frozen and will not eject...

You might have a loosen cable of front panel or dry joints underneath the front panel connector on main board. Patrick

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