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Jammed cd drawer

I loaded 5 music cd's into my HT740 system changer, and it closed ine. However, when I went to play the first cd, it locked up and subsequentially shut down.I presume that the cd's have shifted (this happened before) and are now, in effect, "stacked", so that the drawer mechianism won't let the dawer come out. Short of taking the unit apart, how can I get the drawer open so that I can rearrange the cd's ?

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The best solution is to take off the top cover. It's easy to remove with, I believe, four screws. The carousel is located right underneath the cover, so all the CD's will be exposed. However, I don't think that this will solve the problem of not happening again, since this seems to be a problem with this particular model.

Posted on Nov 14, 2007


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