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My Head Unit stop working/shut down unintentionally

My DVD Player stop working as intended to after a week of installation. It starts to shutdown by itself after 10 to 15 minutes of use and cannot be turn on again except cut down the power to the unit or resetting it through the pin hole reset button. Please help.

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  • magik626 Apr 11, 2008

    yeah i have the same shuts down after 15- 20 min!! plz

  • ralphshummer Apr 28, 2008

    i have the panasonic CQ-VD6505u after 15minutes playing it gets really hot and shuts off then i have to turn off ignition open door and turn hummer h3 2006 back on then radio turns on again but another 15 minutes later it does it again and gets very very hot. please help... thanks

  • Lorissajane May 23, 2008

    Yes, I am having the same problem and have taken it back to Fry's twice. Each time they send it back to Panasonic and say they made adjustments or resoddered connections. Even tried it in another car. It shuts off after 10 minutes and has done this since day one.

  • bmarx4 Feb 19, 2009

    I am having the same problem with the 6505U, were you able to find out how to fix this?



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I had the same problem its an easy fix....

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Yep, same problem. i really really would like to find a solution for this!

Posted on Apr 02, 2007



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Mine is doing exactly the same thing! I suspect its a protection mode- the unit is overheating. I'm not sure what to do, there is no mention in the manual.

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