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No Longer Plays discs

When i put in a disc..after some seconds the letter H02 appearsand automatically shuts off right after that. I have had this DVD player for about 3.5 years and have never had 1 single problem and it is in great condition.

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  • boga Dec 13, 2007

    i have the same problem with my panasonic dvd S35 appear a ho2 message on the dvd and no read more the dvds and cds i put on it can you help me please.

  • mono135 Dec 17, 2007

    I was watching a movie when all of a sudden it went into a pause mode for a few seconds then shut down. Now it only reads "no disc" then an HO2 error message.

  • Anonymous Feb 13, 2008

    My DVD player stopped "seeing" the DVD. NOw all I get is a "h02" message. The fix for this is to replace the spindle. Don't know about the rest of you, but I have no idea how to fix it or where to a replacement. Plus they're only $50-60 each anymore. Our throwaway society at work.

  • sspisis Mar 05, 2008

    Yes, and hello from Cape Coral, Florida... as a New York Giants fan I am still smiling from beating the cheaters named Belichek..... I've just received the H02 error while watching 'Old School'; what a great movie.... I just called Panasonic and they gave me a certified repair shop; I called and they said $35 estimate applied to cost of repair and they wouldn't give me the cost for replacing the spindle motor... So anyone know the cost for replacing a spindle motor on this machine? Can I do it myself?? Additionally, I've had not one problem for over 5 years, not bad for a $99 purchase price...Thank you...

  • Anonymous Jul 22, 2008

    After having the player for about 3 years, it's no longer recognizing discs -- just showing the code H02 and then "No disc." The strange thing is that this is the second time it's started doing it. The first time was about 6 months ago, when it happened for about a day and then was fine until yesterday. Frustrating!

  • itaidadon Aug 03, 2008

    I insert DVDs after a few seconds it posts H2O message and then No Disc.

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You should try this site. It worked for me. Also after fixing you should try and remove anything that may be on top of the DVD as this seems to cause the issue. We have had our S35 for at least 4 years and today was the first time I got the error.
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Throw it out... I have the same problem with the h02 failure. Is anything built to last anymore? The moral od the storie is.. Don't pay a high price and plan on throwing it out when it breaks. I'm sure what a spindle servo cost, but I'm sure a new DVD player will be cheaper.

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H02 means Spindle servo error. Replace spindle motor.

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