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CD recorder keeps stopping during recording

Hi! I have a brand new Crosley Songwriter shelf syetem and the CD recorder keeps cutting off during recording, especially after recording a while. I tried better quality CD's, but it still does this. If I hit record it starts back up but may drop out again soon. Do I need to send it back (under warranty still) or can I fix this myself? It is maddening! This is a BRAND NEW unit! I burned like 3 CD's and wasted like 10 when it failed like this. On the cheaper CD's it'd say "FAIL" then stop. On the better quality CD's it just stops and shows function as "PHONO". Thanks!

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  • darienstarr Oct 09, 2008

    same problem - most songs cut off around 2 minute mark.

    VERY irritating



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I think that, considering that is brand new and under warranty, why bother with messin' inside system with risk of loosing warranty.

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  • Edward McMurray Oct 14, 2010

    I'm having the same problem and my unit is not under warranty. I bought it used. I can handle some electronic's situations. Can you help me?



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