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Returns error message :Unknown Disc. Please Check Disc Again" The DVD disc plays on other DVD players with no problem.

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Problem may be reset needed, or lens need cleaning, or dvd recoreder worn out. Reset is pull the plug from the wall for 5 minutes. Turn it back on after reset to load firmware again, may work after that.. TDK makes lens cleaner. LG uses fan so, dirt can get into dvd recorder lens. If the tray moves out wiggly, laser assembly may move wiggly too. Replace dvd recorder which is a dvd+-rw regular ide unit from computers.

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In my dvdr630vr plays only audio cd`s. Same problem?

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