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Disc loads, makes click click sound then message no disc

When we put a disc into the dvd player starts trying to load disc. trys to load makes click click noise, then message is no disc.
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  • Scubabogey May 24, 2009

    I have the exact same problem. I sent it to Proview, who makes the model (even though it says Polaroid on the front of the tv) because it was still under warranty. It cost me $48 bucks shipping....then it happened again almost 6 months to the day. Another $48 later, its fixed again, this time they only covered the second repair for 90 days. Almost 6 months to the day AGAIN!!!!! and bam...same problem. I am not putting any more money in this piece of junk....so I am hoping someone will post a solution! But buyer beware....Polaroid (or Proview) TV/DVD combo is not worth a darn!

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That click click is the laser trying to focus and it is hitting the disc.
the biggest failure is the disc motors.they are very tiny motors and if they do not spin fast enough,the laser can not get the info it needs.
sometimes banging on it lightly while it is focusing will get the disc to spin.
with the price of new ones,it is not worth repair.
that is why i got out of the repair biz in 1995

Posted on May 09, 2009

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