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Magnavox portable dvd player

The player when turned on and a disk is inserted it just keeps saying loading. Sometimes it will work then quits and just says loading or no disk. Is this something i can fix. If not is it cheaper to have it repaired or to buy a new one? Thanks. same problem as the person keeps loading then says no disc.

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  • Anonymous Nov 26, 2008

    When a disc is inserted the player says loading for about a minute the says no disc.

  • Anonymous Jan 27, 2009

    i have the same problem what is a cleaner disc

  • Anonymous Feb 04, 2009

    Same thing here. Bought this b/c I thought it was one of the more sturdy ones out there. After only a month, it started giving the "no disc" thing. Tried cleaning the lens with alcohol. Helped for awhile. It now won't load anything. How frustrating!! Any other ideas?

  • katnipr6 Feb 10, 2009

    After only 3months after I purchased this product I had the same problem. I called the customer service line and they said to take the battery out and plug it in for awhile. It worked once and then went back to the loading/no disc problem. Its been less than a year since I bought it but they want to charge $40.00 to fix it who knows if that even encludes s&h. Im frustrated cause I paid $120.00+ for this damn thing and now it doesnt even work. Isnt there a warrenty or something? Does anyone know? I dont think I should have to pay for this product to be repaired if it only worked for 3 months. If I wanted a disposable dvd player I would have bought one for cheap.

  • leanca Mar 01, 2009

    I have the same problem. Load a DVD and it just still there "thinking" then tells me there is no disc. I feel that same as others. I bought this player because it was sturdy and I thought the name Magnavox stood for quality. Very frustrating when you pay over $100 for something that should last for years, especially with the economay the way it is. I have had this less that 6 months.

  • bigvasas Mar 13, 2009

    Same here

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I've had two magnavoxes, one that i just got about 2 months ago and they're both doing that. I got a lens cleaner CD from walmart, it's like $15, but that didn't completely fix the problem. It helped for a little while, but then the player completely broke and won't even load the cleaner. I'm not going to buy magnavox things anymore.

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