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Stopped Turning I just acquired a CR49, but took the record off of the turntable before the power was turned off.  Now, when I turn on the CR49, there is no motion at all.  I don't think I would have burned out my motor from something so simple.  Any suggestions to get it moving again?  Thanks

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  • marylorson Oct 02, 2008

    Yup--we have the same problem. The plate doesn't spin!



  • Kady P May 11, 2013

    I have some problem. Are there any solutions?

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I had a similar problem, what I ended up doing is taking it apart and jiggling the wires, the motor runs now, but when i opened it up, the belt was losely laying there, how do i put the belt back on? thanks.

Posted on Dec 14, 2007

  • ronny_deaton Aug 13, 2011

    I have the same problem. Motor turns but I can't get the belt on to make the platter turn. How should the belt be installed?

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