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DVD plays for few seconds and shuts off

All of a sudden I can't play DVD. It plays for few seconds and shuts itself off

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There are two possibilities

  1. Do you use rechargeable batteries supplied with it? If yes it can be malfunction of batteries try to replace it with new one according to it's specification.
  2. If you don't use batteries and have direct power supply then then capacitors of it's power unit are weak.
Try to count the time in which the dvd power itself off. If every time it is same then option No: 2 is correct
Here is the last option as i think.
Reclaim your warranty (if it exist).
If your product does not work properly because of a defect in materials or workmanship,
Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company or Panasonic Sales Company (collectively
referred to as “the warrantor”) will, for the length of the period indicated on the chart below,
DvD Parts = 1 year (Starts from your buying date)
Labor or repairing = 90 days (starts from your buying date)
Rechargeable batteries = 10 days (starts from your buying date)
which starts with the date of original purchase (“Limited Warranty period”), at its option
either (a) repair your product with new or refurbished parts, or (b) replace it with a new or
a refurbished product. The decision to repair or replace will be made by the warrantor.
During the “Labor” Limited Warranty period there will be no charge for labor. During
the “Parts” warranty period, there will be no charge for parts. You must mail-in your
product during the warranty period. If non-rechargeable batteries are included, they
are not warranted. This Limited Warranty only applies to products purchased and
serviced in the United States or Puerto Rico. This Limited Warranty is extended only to
the original purchaser and only covers product purchased as new. A purchase receipt
or other proof of original purchase date is required for Limited Warranty service.

If you are in USA and your product is in warranty period then reclaim your warranty.Contact me again for any suggestion

Posted on Mar 31, 2008

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    Faheem Safdar Mar 31, 2008

    Try to replace your power unit's defected or damaged capacitor(s) with new one ( If you know how to do this. if not then get the support of an electronics technician)


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It is the failure of the spindle motor to cause problems like this. Problem can also be a leaky diode in the power supply.

I strongly recommend you to buy a new one.

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Posted on Mar 31, 2008

  • Priya darshan Mar 31, 2008

    The repair cost will be very hight than a new DVD player.So please buy a new DVD player.


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The problem is in power circuit,

Posted on Mar 31, 2008

  • dewan nafees ahmed Mar 31, 2008

    since the player is facing the power problem it is shutting itself OFF.
    so please see the fault manually in the power board.
    else take the help of a tech.

    note:trying it by yourself is only when you are aware of it. and you are doing it your own risk.


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