Question about Philips DVDR985 DVD Recorder
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
There was a compatibility issue with this model. Philips released a software update for this model.
Follow this link:
Read and follow the instructions CAREFULLY.
Posted on Feb 16, 2008
In DVD mode, press System Menu
Go down to the "Lock " icon
While lock is highlighed press zero "0" for 7 times ( i.e 0,0,0,0,0,0,0)
There will be pop-up window that asks you confirm. Press "OK"
Posted on Aug 12, 2008
you can try this
>Go to Setup.
>Select Preference Page.
>Press 1, 3, 8, 9, 3, 1 on the Philips DVP3986 DVD Player remote.
>Press the up/down key to select "0" which makes it region free.
>Press ok and exit setup.
Posted on Feb 24, 2009
Regioncode for this player is:
1) Turn on the player
2) Open the tray.
3) Press 9 9 9 9 on the remote, you can do it rather slowly.
4) Press what region you want, 0 is regionfree.
Posted on May 23, 2009
This is proabbaly a motor inside that went bad these motors are not something that cannot be replaced so you can have a fully functional recorder you just got to find the right motoe I would call phillips if I where you to see if they would replace the motor and sale you one.
Posted on May 25, 2009
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