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Won't read disk

The CD disk spins but meassage says there is no disk. Tried different CD's
and get the same message

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  • Anonymous Nov 26, 2007

    won't read disk

  • Anonymous Nov 26, 2007

    About 6 months after we started using the Sony CFD-S350 the CD player stopped working. Familiar theme? It apprears that the disk does spin, it makes a soft clicking sound as it rotates, but no music.

    Pat from Chicago

  • Anonymous Dec 08, 2007

    I have one also with the same problem it reads error no disc but there is a good disc in the machine. My machine is almost 2 years old so I guess mine lasted longer than the rest. Sony will exchange the unit for $58.00 but you can buy one cheaper. I tried all the Sony tests Machine was clean as well as a good disc was in the machine

  • sonylil Mar 17, 2008

    My indicator says "no disc" when there is a good disc in the player. I cleaned th e heads and the problems remains.

  • julievor Mar 11, 2009

    I am so mad! I payed over $80 for my player and 10 months later the cd player won't work!

    Please I want one that will work anyone know what kind is better?

    [email protected]



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I had this problem on my Panasonic since it has a mechanised front tray loader. There are a couple of things you can do: clean the CD with toothpaste and dry the CD with a fabric cloth - not paper as this will scratch the CD.

Vacuum out the CD player by using a crevice tool and carefully insert into the mouth of the CD player to get rid of any dust.

If the CD has been burnt from a computer, it may not recognise on the Sony unit even if it states it can play CD's from PC/Mac. Usually after a CD has been burnt its best to play it on your computer before transferring to the stereo unit of your choice.

Usually the clicking noise means that the music is trying to get through but something is stopping it.

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