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I have a panasonic ez95vebs 3 in one recorder and player. I keep getting a U80 error.any advice would be appreciated

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I removed the machine from power supply for 30 minutes. then after reconnecting,I ran auto set-up and then in FUNCTIONS,Display,new service to OFF

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My mother has a Panasonic DMR-ES20D DVD recorder it plays back DVD's ok but has lost all tuned channels. When performing a auto tune it gets to ch 53 and appears to hang with error code U80 in the dis


could be its not digital, so it will not pick up any channels as they are now all digital not terestrial through the aerial like the y used to be. you need a digi box now to plug the recorder into

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DVD recorder DMR-EX78EB - Keeps showinf error message 'U81' on display. This means that it does not perform set recordings. What causes this please and how can we fix it as I am fed up with finding...


This is one of several error codes generated by the main microprocessor IC which are tripped by corruption, preventing proper operation and which may require the processor to be reset (where practical) or replaced.

The U81 and U80 codes don't mean anything in particular because the corruption error(s) could be caused by a number of different reasons. It does not point to any specific one fault. This is where the confusion sets in as to the origin of the 'error codes' in any device.

U81 means (in technical terms) 'microprocessor communication malfunction' on the universal asynchronous receiver/transmitter' or 'microprocessor feedback information error'.

This is not something the user should undertake to repair themselves; it should really go to an authorised Panasonic repair centre. The cost depends on the parts used and the labour, however, it is not unfixable. You can always get a quote on this and a second opinion, then decide for yourself if it is economical or not.

I posted this 'advice' for this (and a similar) model previously. The DMR-EX series of models are prone to U81 - which is a common (and extremely irritating) error code. As I said, it is not unfixable, if you are prepared to spend a fair amount of money on the repairs by a qualified service technician in a fully equipped workshop with access to all the required components and service manuals.

Certainly worth investigating at least.




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My DMR EX75EB it fails to operate and a code of U81 comes up.


This is one of several error codes generated by the main microprocessor IC which are tripped by corruption, preventing proper operation and which may require the processor to be reset (where practical) or replaced.

The U81 and U80 codes don't mean anything in particular because the corruption error could be caused by a number of different reasons. It does not point to any specific one fault. This is where the confusion sets in as to the origin of the 'error code' in any device.

U81 means (in technical terms) 'microprocessor communication malfunction' on the universal asynchronous receiver/transmitter' or 'microprocessor feedback information error'.

This is not something the user should undertake to repair themselves; it should really go to an authorised Panasonic repair centre. The cost depends on the parts used and the labour, however, it is not unfixable. You can always get a quote on this and a second opinion, then decide for yourself if it is economical or not.

I posted this 'advice' for this model previously. The DMR-EX75 and DMR-EX85 are prone to U81 - which is a common error code.

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Switched on my panasonic DMR EX79 HDD/DVD recorder and came up with a U80 code (did not start up properly). Followed the troubleshooting guide in manual by turning machine on and off but this does not fix...


Check that C1801 is not leaky. If so, check if IC1801 has blown. If it has blown, it will also need to be replaced.


Usually it's only C1801 leaky, replace it and thats it.


You can find the capacitor on the main board, under the digital board that has ribbon cables going to the dvd drive.

Hope this helps.

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Panasonic dmrez25 dvd recorder display showing u80 and can not change channels. no tv display but dvd still works.


Check that C1801 is not leaky. If so, check if IC1801 has blown. If it has blown, it will also need to be replaced.


Usually it's only C1801 leaky, replace it and thats it.


You can find the capacitor on the main board, under the digital board that has ribbon cables going to the dvd drive.

Hope this helps.

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Check that C1801 is not leaky. If so, check if IC1801 has blown. If it has blown, it will also need to be replaced.


Usually it's only C1801 leaky, replace it and thats it.


You can find the capacitor on the main board, under the digital board that has ribbon cables going to the dvd drive.

Hope this helps.

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U80 error code on panasonic dmr-ex75. what is it? how do you fix it.


U80 indicates either that poor quality or
damaged discs are being used or that the laser is failing. It is a
self-diagnostic fault code, possibly requiring attention by a qualified
engineer. This is not an inherent fault with the product but a guide for
the engineer to know where, within the product, he should seek the cause of
the problem.

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Error U80


Hi all smilerand here, an update

Although my unit had a new drive fitted paid for by panasonic. This did not solve the problem. It turned out to be a back end printed circuit board(PCB), which panasonic paid the costs of.
So this PCB could be the problem with all your units if this is any help

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My dvd recorder DMR-EZ45VEBS COME UP ERROR CODE U80


I get this too, and a little research brought me lots of anecdotes but nothing concrete, but here's was I deduce from the stories...

The unit has an auto-scan feature that periodically checks for new services or channels. Sometimes when it adds one it encounters and error and hangs showing U80. When you're recording it seems the auto-scan doesn't interrupt, so your program will complete. I've had several failures of timed recordings when the unit has stalled before recording was due to start.

Try switching the auto-scan off...

Functions > Others > Display > New service message

Hoepfully that will resolve it, though you will need to manually scan for new services periodically to make sure you don't miss out. At least you'll be on hand if it fails so it won't sit showing U80 for hours!

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Take It To A Repair Shop And Let Them Put In A Security Code Or Look Through The Manual

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