Question about Audio Players & Recorders

1 Answer

Aiwa cassette deck won't eject

Aiwa AD S40 cassette deck: Eject door jammed. Button won't work. Best way open the case to fix?

Posted by on

  • 1 more comment 
  • ann flum May 16, 2008

    both cassette seem to be jammed wont open wont play

  • ann flum May 16, 2008

    cassette not working

  • rdrunnner Jul 27, 2008

    tape 1 on a CX-NA50 AIWA shelf system will not eject or open in order to remove the tape.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

I had this problem on an AD-S40. Turned out to be the drive belts, which had stretched, resulting in the fact that the motors couldn't drive the mechanism through it's various load cycles of opening/closing the captain roller, etc. as required to operate the mechanism. Stuck in mid-cycle, the doors would not open.

After removing the case cover, you can turn the belt driven wheels by hand to complete the cycle, so that you can eject. Then get new belts (several outfits sell belts based on length, on line). You don't need to do much to replace the belts -- after unlocking and getting the tape out, it was only a couple of screws to remove the mechanism, as a unit, and there is no need to fuse with the circuit boards and such. Easier than I expected.

Posted on Apr 20, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

Tape an catridge stuck


Hi,

Unfortunately, the best chance you got of getting the tape out is to open up the video to release the tape.

Feb 08, 2008 | Aiwa HV-MX1 VHS VCR

1 Answer

Pioneer CT-W208r won't eject tape.


These dual cassette decks were throw away units in most cases. The belt inside and the grease in the cam mechanism is in bad shape and the deck can not cycle through the steps it need to so as to reach stop. Only stop mode will allow the door block to release. The tape can safely be extracted by a Technician. The deck need work. Dual cassette decks are not always worn the repair cost.

Dec 23, 2013 | Pioneer CT-W208R Single Cassette Deck

1 Answer

I just got an Onkyo R1 TA-RW505 dual cassette deck and the left deck door won't open with the eject button. I did get it open by sliding a slim knife behind the door and it appears that there is a


This is most common as the catch is there to stop you from opening the cassette door while the head base is in the up position. The reason many of these cheap dual cassette decks all have this problem is that the mechanisms are not built to last and then the cost to repair them exceeds their value. You need to find out why the mechanism is not getting back to the stop position and when you do this the eject issue will be fixed. Typically it is a stretched belt.
Putting it in is another matter though.

Mar 11, 2013 | Audio Players & Recorders

1 Answer

Aiwa cdc-x317 will not eject cd. How to eject cd from Aiwa cdc-x317?


Somewhere on the front of deck there should be a small pinhole just big enough to fit the tip of a pen push it in either pen or Sharp object. It should force it out.

Sep 11, 2011 | Aiwa CDC-X317 CD Player

2 Answers

Tape jammed in AIWA AD-F640 deck. Repair manual available for download ?


tapes jammed in this machine are usually due to drive problems. try turning the drive wheels inside by hand and see if the eject kicks in. usually requires new belts / drive wheel tyre

Feb 13, 2010 | Audio Players & Recorders

1 Answer

Cannot get cassette doors to eject


the motor that drives the mechanism is jammed or burnt out.if you remove the cover and turn the big metal weights driven by the motor,the unit will dock the assembly and the door should open.
it thinks it is playing a tape and that is why the eject doesnt work

May 26, 2009 | Sony Audio Players & Recorders

2 Answers

Fixing aiwa stereo


i have an aiwa stereo system model no: cx- za20k ,the twin cassette deck works fine,but there is no playback from the c d player,the stereo takes 3 cd s and the player just says reading and changes to the next cd endlessly any one help please

Dec 25, 2007 | Aiwa Audio Players & Recorders

1 Answer

Cassette door stuck closed


Firstly: do not think about forcing the cassette door! Look inside the unit. You need to hand rotate the capstan flywheel a bit,( a large-ish metal disc attached to the motor via a rubber drive belt.)That should release the powered deck mechanism and allow ejection. Then buy a new drive belt , so that problem does not recurr. Good Luck

Nov 02, 2005 | Aiwa NSX-A115 Shelf System

Not finding what you are looking for?
Audio Players & Recorders Logo

Related Topics:

1,055 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Audio Players & Recorders Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

 Grubhead
Grubhead

Level 3 Expert

4852 Answers

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

72620 Answers

Are you an Audio Player and Recorder Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...