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Player freezes during movie

I have only used this player infrequently but it freezes after playing one disc and nothing i do seems to remedy it. I end up putting it away for a day or two before trying again. It then usually works, but only for maybe one disc and then it freezes again. I have cleaned the lens every time but it doesn't seem to help. Because it is unreliable i cannot take it traveling anymore.

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  • autumsonn Dec 17, 2007

    I have the same problem. It freezes during watching a DVD. I have returned it and taken home a brand new one and it still happens. I even use a lense cleaner.

  • Anonymous Feb 06, 2008

    Have had the same problem. Tried using canned air to clean it out, but fault persists.

    Wish I could fix this thing.



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I have the same problem, i put any dvd and it freezews during the play. there is nothing to do, must restart and sometime have to wait one day before i can restart. i have tried at leat 12 different dvd and it freezes everytime on every single one of them. I have tried clening... no success. Now Sony replacement plan cost 150.00!!!! I have paid 200.00 for the player. At this point i hsould buy a new one or get a replacement? Probably replacement but at that price I feel i am buying a new one.... I am disapointed with Sony. Don't buy DVP-FX810 seems i am not the only one with the problem.

Posted on Jan 18, 2008


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