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DVD player in my Panasonic will not accept DVD's

When you insert a DVD....it tells you it is not the acceptable disc....this happens with all DVD's....even the movie ones

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  • cjryland Apr 12, 2008

    my dvd player and vcr are in the Panosonic tv.....yes I'd be willing

    to clean the laser.....how is that done....?

  • cjryland Apr 12, 2008

    How do you clean the laser....????

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Sounds like the laser needs to be cleaned. This can be done at home and if you are comfortable around electronics then I can post instructions that will help you along the way.
If not, then any TV repair shop will do it fairly cheaply.
For the record, those home laser cleaning kits with the cd and cleaning fluid you can buy are a waste of time and money.

Before you goto all this though, unplug the DVD player from the wall for a few seconds then plug it back in, some just need a reboot similar to a computer.
Hope that helps.

Posted on Apr 12, 2008

  • Peter Thompson
    Peter Thompson Apr 15, 2008

    Sorry for the late reply, The email servers are not sending info that replies have been added.

    It will depend on the model of your particular TV/DVD

    Post that up and I can search for the manual and should be able to give you much clearer instructions.

    If this is one of those TV's with a built in DVD player, you may want to drop it to your local TV guys, they are normally fairly cheap and quick at getting this type of thing turned around.

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