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Not reading MP3 cds

Hi guys. I've got problems with JVC KD-G501 car receiver.
It worked good for a long while (two years). Now it's giving me problems with mp3 cds.
When I insert a mp3 cd it displays "Play" for a long time, then it passes to the "Check" step and then it displays "Please Eject".
The receiver still works fine with normal cd (cda) but it gives this problem with every mp3 cd even the ones that worked well just a couple of months ago (so I assume it's not a problem related to laser or cd device).
Which could be the problem? I've tried resetting it too (with the frontal button) but it seems not to work (the red light turns on when I release the reset button but it keeps storing all settings - preset radio station in example).
Can I do something or do I need a new cd receiver? :(
Thanks.

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  • VaLvOnAuTa Apr 21, 2008

    I tried to reset the receiver by removing the fuse but it didn't work (it still keeps all settings). But I've reinstalled it suddenly. I'll try to remove it for some minutes.
    Thanks for the help, I'll make you know ;)

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Have you tried removing the negative terminal from your car battery and giving it a few minutes. Hook the terminal back up and try your cd player again? That should be the same as resetting your cd player settings.

http://instrukcje.elektroda.net/caud/jvc/KD-G501.pdf

Sounds like you have a problem with the mp3 format being used.

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