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I have an rca 5 disc stereo. My son removed the cover to figure out how to get cd drawer to open. Now I can only have sound if I use headphones. What did he do????

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    Janet Davis Apr 26, 2017

    Well I opened it up wiggled wires pushed plugs and no good. But now I noticed the cooler fan is not running but getting very hot. Should I just give up and chuck the whole thing???

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Some of the wiring may have been disturbed or connections broken during the investigation.

Posted on Apr 26, 2017

  • Janet Davis
    Janet Davis Apr 26, 2017

    Thank you now to try and figure out which ones.

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SOURCE: CD drawer stuck, then won't close

1. Most of the player drawer fixed over the chasis for a rigid support
2. try to remove the drawer safely without damagind the chasis and drive mechanism
3. there might be some shaft jam.
4. Look for the thread. how does the player drawer moves in and out
5. there may be some sensors to sense the door close/open. if it is jammed then open/close function cannot be done. why because this problem occurs
6. unwear the mechanism read the mechanism moving technique. see which has got jammed.
7. if you feel too risky then
8.contact service centre... all the best

Posted on Dec 22, 2007

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SOURCE: rca compact stereo rs2657 cd door won't open

Mine was doing the same thing so I unplugged it and took the left side panel off to see what was wrong with it. I did this by removing the 2 screws on the left and the 3 on the back left side also.There was a cd stuck in it. It took some fenangling but I got it out and it works fine now. I know, I know. We as lay people are not supposed to do these things but it was out of warranty and would have cost me as much to have it repaired as to buy a new one. Good luck!

Posted on Dec 26, 2007

Eagleeyes
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SOURCE: cd player

Ok guys thius it how it works.

Blaupunkt supply a repair kit for this unit, this basically is a fix. but only works for 8 out of 10units.

its a pain to fit too.


you have to replace the 3 spindle guides and arms. the part number is : 8619001490 there a reall complicated thing to fit.
i am looking to get a install guide sorted. and will soon be selling the kits on my website
www.carradiospares.co.uk

Regards


Mark
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Posted on Feb 24, 2008

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SOURCE: cd changer drawer won't open

the common problem for this would be some of the disc/discs are out of place . just opening the shell
and removing the discs can resolve the problem.

Posted on Jan 20, 2009

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SOURCE: We have the RCA RS2767i

Let me respond with a possible solution although I'd bet that both of you already tried these.

The reason I checked into this is because I'm looking for a new mini system. I happen to be at Target and they only had 2 models - this one and a SONY. I certainly didn't want to buy the RCA given these problems, so I asked the salesperson, who seemed to have some knowlege.

As far as opening the tray on top, there is a button to push right under the tray. The button has an icon of a triangle on it. This seems to be somewhat of a standard icon for opening the tray or ejecting a CD (my car's CD has the same icon for ejecting a CD).

As far as only being able to get 3 CD's out, there is another button under the tray marked "disc skip". This rotates the tray. When you open the tray, you can only get to 3 of the CD's. When you push disk skip, it rotates the tray one position, so you can get the 4th one out. Another push and now you can get the 5th one.

Sometimes my CD changer doesn't shuffle the disks. If I only have 1 CD or DVD in it and push the tray open button, the disk stays in the unit and the tray revolves to an intermediate position. I push the button to put the tray back and try disc skip; that usually works.

If your problems are not solved per above, then I definitely do NOT want to get this.

Fred

Posted on Mar 06, 2009

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