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Recorder just keeps recycling the boot-up process

My 4-year old Humax is suddenly giving me problems. When I inserted a DVD last night, the machine went into "loading" mode and then booted out. Then it just kept recycling through the boot-up process. I unplugged it overnight to see if that would help, but the same problem exists today. Help!

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Re: Recorder just keeps recycling the boot-up process

It's most likely your hard drive. It has to be functional for the DVD portion to work. It can be replaced by a preconfigured kit or buy a new drive and do it yourself. You can also send it to places like CCS in Indiana that will thoroughly test out the unit and give you options.

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