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It has always played games dvds and blue rays no problem. but the last few days it doesnt act like you put a disk in it just goes to main screen. you can turn it off for a while and turn it back on and it may work but when you change movie it acts up again. i got it up on a grate with a fan blowing on it thinking it was getting to hot. that doesnt seem to help. any suggestions?

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  • fetters07 Nov 19, 2009

    thanks for all the information. but i found the vents were completly plugged with dust. I took it to my garage. got my very stout shop vac out and cleaned it all out and took it back in. plugged it in and itworks like brand new! the fan doesnt even kick on like it did when it was new.it didnt kick on when it was new then it got to where it was running all the time. but it works great now! thanks for the advice.

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If when you clean the lens and it doesn't work it sounds like the b-ray lens is damaged you might need to replace the lens. The b-ray lens is very sensitive compared to regular dvd lenses.

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You might try and clean the laser lens...there is a video on youtube that describes step by step how to do this...seems like you have a intermintint problem ..also look for a lose conection..

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