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"freezes" halfway through dvd

When watching a movie, the DVD 'freezes' about halfway through giving us a'freeze frame' effect. This happens every time with any dvd. We have never been able to watch an entire movie.

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Sounds like theres an obstuction with the slider rail. This is the small metal bar that the laser assy rides on. Also check the drive system. It could be a gear to gear system or a belt to gear system. There could be also a cable blocking the laser from tracking. This is a hard call without seeing the unit But you have to remeber to unplug the unit before taking odff the top. Good Luck

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