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Zenith ZND400 DVD/VCD/CD PLAYER

I have checked trouble shooting in the manual and followed directions. I put the disc, star load, after 15 seconds give error and open automatically.. (any disc)

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  • loonyleon Mar 03, 2008

    Same problem...doesn't matter what type of disc.

  • helpisgood Apr 04, 2008

    wont read dvd cleaned real good and cleaning disc seemed to read but any dvd reads error

  • craig279 Jul 03, 2008

    Yep same here I have 3 zeniths that have problems. 2 the DVD's will not spin up and the third started with the spindle stuck engaged with the disk in the player or with out and now it just will not play anything. 

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Its a mechanical problem from the disc tray section.The disc tray dosnt lap well inside,call your tecnician he will know what to do.

Posted on Feb 24, 2009

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