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Sylvania zv420SL8 error code E4

DVD will not record, gives error E4. Used same brand of blank DVD's and worked fine before. Changed brands, tried DVD-RW's. No go. Just need to know what the error code means. Thanks

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  • dj103 Oct 11, 2007

    Thank you!!! the unit at a great price so now the choice is fix or buy a new one, but at least I have an idea about what's going on.



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The error is actually a catch all for three problems or a better way of putting it three problems can generate this error Sylvania requires that you call them with the error code to get an answer on which of the three errors it could be, However I can tell you from working on these units that the issue has to do with recording laser power.

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