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Toshiba tv/dvd combo

I have a disc stuck inside the player, I have pushed the eject button one hundred times, on both the tv and the remote.  It won't eject...  It will still play the movie again, too bad it's the worst movie ever...  I have also tried unplugging it and fishing around inside with a tweezer.  I don't think that will work, it's too small to see anything inside.

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  • tressand Apr 28, 2008

    I actually got it out.  I don't think there's a small hole on this one, it's just a slot on the side of the tv with felt around it...  I taped back the felt so i could see inside, and noticed it was the things holding the dvd in place that was the problem.  So I pushed on that thing while pressing eject and it spit out the dvd finally.

  • adb9 Apr 08, 2009

    How did you push the things holding the DVD in place?

    I have the same thing going on with our Toshiba. It is the two metal "things" that are not retracting and allowing the DVD to eject.

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Is there a tiny little hole you can insert a paperclip into around the front of the cd.
if so use a large one if you have it , insert and press hard to eject.
if not then you will need help.
even if you get it out the eject motor belt is likely slipped or broken.

Posted on Apr 28, 2008

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