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The arm will not return to stationary and the table keeps spinning afer the record is played

When a play a record and it's done the needle just stays in the center and keeps playing when it should be lifting up and going back to the cradle and shutting of the rotating platter , also if I playing a record and I want to end it early I push the stop button the arm moves over to the cradle but it does not relax or lower it self and the platter keeps spinnig , only after I turn the power button does it shut of

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  • Rover10 Apr 14, 2009

    I have had sthe same probem in some months and now it just won't play at all :-( Some of the buttons work, but it wont turn and the arm moves only half eay to the record. Any suggestions ?

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HI...
One or two mechanical linkages inside have "let go"
Denon is good stuff. Depending on where you live I might be able to suggest someone to fix it.

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