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Yamaha CDC-705 Parts

Where do I get a rubber belt that returns the 5 disc carousel to the closed position. I know that the original rubber belt (rubberband) is stretched out of shape.

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  • windhart2 Jan 24, 2009

    I have a Yamaha CDC-625 with the same issue.

  • laholder Apr 24, 2009

    Yamaha CDC 705 -
    Where do I get a rubber belt that returns the 5 disc carousel to the closed position. I know that the original rubber belt (rubberband) is stretched out of shape.



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You can get it at part # VQ776900 for $1.95

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Here is one of many sources.

Don't bother with the part numbers, just order according to the measurment of your old belt minus a little. It isn't critical, but they are cheap, get a range of sizes if you want to be sure.
Hope ya fix it!

Posted on Jan 07, 2008


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