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Toshiba Portable DVD will not spin upon start up

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I have a Toshiba Portable DVD player (SD P1900SN) that has only been used 4 times. We turn it on and the disk does not spin and it says invalid disk. Powering down and back up does not get the disk to spin?

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Hello,
If the disc does not spin it will cause the optical reader to not read the disc, which will give you the "no disc" or "invalid disc" error. If a disc will not spin, the most common cause of this is due to a spindle motor malfunction. The good news is that it can be fixed on average of between $70-90 dollars depending on what service repair technicians charge in your local area. You can fix the problem yourself if you have the patience and a bit of knowledge, but I can tell you from first hand experience it is a pain to do this.

The pictures below provide you an idea of what you are looking at.
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I hope this helps give you an idea of what the problem is and helps you solve the issue.

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Posted on Feb 07, 2010

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