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My D1709ES unit say's no disc?

My main unit say no disc after we have put a dis into the dvd player any idea of what we should do?

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  • mrchuchu2002 Jun 21, 2008

    Thanks so much for your help. I think if I have to send this out to tech services it's not worth it since I bought the unit brand new for around 100. I really appreciate your help. Thanks again

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Make sure you try a few different disc's and clean the disc's as well.
Disc cleaning kits are available at retailers that sell the players.
if you want to save a few bucks you can clean the disc's the way I do. it works as good or better than the cleaning devices.
Spray a small amount of windex on the disc and use a soft cloth like a bath towel or terry cloth, something soft that won't scratch the disc (paper towels can scratch disc's) to clean it with.

If that does not help you may need to clean the lens on the laser pick up. You can find a cleaning disc at many retailers that sell DVD and CD players. The disc has some very fine brushes on it and you put it in the player and run it for about 20 to 30 seconds.
If that does not help either, you will need to have it taken in to a repair center for service.
There are no other options for an end user to perform that can make the disc play.
The problem will require some good troubleshooting skills.
many times the laser pick up is bad when it won't read the disc.
There are a few other things that will cause it as well.
You can count on the repair to cost at least $75 if you are lucky and maybe as much as $150 or $200, It just depends on what the exact problem is. There is just no way to tell without troubleshooting it, and that can only be done with the proper equipment.
Audiovox parts are not very easy to find.
I don't mean to discourage you, but if the steps above do not work, you may need to buy a new one, unless it is under warranty. In that case you will probably get it exchanged.
I hope this was helpful for you, or at least lets you make an informed desicion.
let me know if you need any more help with it.

Posted on Jun 21, 2008

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