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CD's won't play

I have an Emerson Audio System (MS3110) and the cd's won't play and the screen is displaying a message "Toc Read". What does this mean? We've tried to reset it but it still does not work. The radio plays fine. The cd's won't spin to play. Can you help?

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  • Anonymous Nov 02, 2007

    Cds won't play. Got them to spin briefly. Diplays "TOC READ" and only radio will work. Turning it off and back on does not help.

  • Anonymous Jan 03, 2008

    I had the same problem with "ToC Read" errors on 2 Emerson CD players. I contacted Emerson and they repaired / replaced my unit free of charge.

  • Anonymous Jan 11, 2008

    I have an Emerson Audio System (MS3110) and the cd's won't play and the screen is displaying a message "TOC Read". What does this mean? We've tried to reset it but it still does not work. The radio plays fine. The cd's won't spin to play. Can you help?

  • Anonymous Jan 17, 2008

    I have the same problem with my CD player. It reads TOC Read. The radio playes fine. Is this a defect?

  • redflowers Mar 11, 2008

    I have exactly the same problem.   Screen displays TOC READ and no CD's will play

  • Anonymous Apr 21, 2008

    My player has the same problem as redflowers..... no CD's will play and it just says TOC Read.

  • Brad27 Jun 08, 2008

    Emerson MS3110 I have the same problem. After reading your entries, I tried hitting the unit a few times and it did finally start to spin albeit a lot of squeeking. Only plays 30 seconds of a song though and then stops. Servicing it costs more than it's worth so are there any other suggestions out there?

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2014

    CD's don't spin reads TOU READ

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Ok, I too have one of these crappy models. I found that if you shift the laser to the side it resets itselfs when your try to load the CD where it says "TOC READ." The only problem is with mine if your do get it to spin and read the CD it might not go to the next song. The reason being is it doesn't seem to slide along its tracks. Idk!!! All I know is its a piece of ****! Trash It!!!!!!

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    piper_2306 May 31, 2012

    Shifting the laser actually made it play. I had to shift the laser on all 3 though. But it WORKS now!

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I know that Panasonic provides chips, optics (laser),etc. to Emerson. I am familiar with the problem you've experienced because I've had a Panasonic CD Player. If the disc doesn't spin (as you said), the problem must be that your shelf system probably has an optical problem (laser problem/pickup problem) and will need to be serviced.

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I have an Emerson Audio System (MS3110) and the cd's won't play and the screen is displaying a message "TOC Read" . What does this mean? We've tried to reset it but it still does not work. The radio plays fine. Thecd's won't spin to play. Can you help?

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