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My DVD player, a RC5240P, will not play CDs or DVDs. It thinks about for awhile while "loading" and then says "no disc". I've had this problem before but it went back to playing them after awhile last time. It was working perfectly fine playing the disc i'm trying to get it to play 2 days ago. What can I do?

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