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Dvd drawer My dvd recorder has not been used but about 5 times and now the drawer to put the dvd in will not open or close Can this be repair or will i be better off paying another one

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I had a similar problem and gently pushed on the door while attempting to open and close it and the door opened after a few times and has worked since,

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If this device is less than a year old, still under manufacturers warranty.
I do not think many technicians will like to fix these devices due to the high cost in labor and sometimes even for newer devices is hard to find service parts.
Try unplugging the DVD recorder and plug it back in after a couple of hours, hopefully that resets the memory; sometimes it works.

Posted on Apr 25, 2008

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