Question about Panasonic DMR-E85H DVD Recorder
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My Panasonic DVD recorder DM$-E85H has frozen on Please Wait. There isa post from jazzguy1233 indicating he fixed a similar problemon hisunit by replacing two leaking capacitors located under the hearddrive. I've taken apart my unit and found the samesituation. Two capacitorsappear to be bulging and have a brownsubstance on top.
I'mcomfortable taking the unit apart -- clearly -- but have never doneanycircuitry work or soldering. Can I learn to do this and doyourecommend any books or links that would offer me guidance? Itseemslike a solution that might cost less than $10 for parts at RadioShackand a couple of hours -- would be infinitely preferable tothe $130charge by Panasonic.
Try to reheat the power supply section.2nd what kind of capacitor is that is it polaryzed or non polar?
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
good day 2 you,, ,, i have some little advice on you,,
just open the top cover of your player and check the RIBBON WIRE of the LENS/EYE part then clean theGOLD FINGER/LINES
and get some clean cotton buds and a lighter fluid 2 clean the lens,,,,,ok,,
PS. dont use cd cleaner fluids,,, that wont clean, , , , , ,just lighter fluid ok!!!
Posted on Sep 22, 2008
SOURCE: PANASONIC DVD RECORDER DMR-E85HP
My Panasonic DMR-E85H also had the frozen "Please Wait" problem.I found this site and followed the instructions regarding replacement of the C1270 and C1271 capacitors with Radio Shack 1000uF 35V radial-lead capacitors (model 272-1032) @ $1.59 each. Took about 30 minutes plus the time to get the parts. Keep in mind that my husband and I have never done anything like this before. We followed all the posted instructions and the our Panasonic DMR-E85H works great now. Many thanks to everyone who posted these solutions and especially RandyChev for the great pictures. - What a life saver.
Posted on Jun 20, 2009
yes thy are usually just common 2.5 standard drives.
dont exceed the storage capcity without checking the unit can address that value via its cmos.
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Posted on May 13, 2010
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