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DVD stops playing in middle

My player will be playing a movie and the DVD will stop and freeze up. I either have to turn it off, or restart the movie, and that usually doesn't work.

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Re: DVD stops playing in middle

What might be happening is a misread of the disk or a buffer error, these happen often, and can be fixed sometimes by cleaning the lens, cleaning and relubricating the guide rails and making sure the rubber bumper gromets are not worn down. Now these are all of the mechanical things you can do. The problem could also be a bad memory sector in the play back buffer, or a store and hold voltage could be off a bit (indication of a bad capacitor). I hope this helps.

Posted on Sep 10, 2007

Re: DVD stops playing in middle

I have the same problem. The issue is the player's inablility to read the second layer of information. I have found no solution to the problem.

Posted on Dec 20, 2007

Re: DVD stops playing in middle

I had the same problem and the player plays for a while and stops in the middle of the movie,do I send it to the company or what can I do with it.It is only 6 mos old.Thank you Karen Marshand

Posted on Nov 30, 2007

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