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Dvd tray will not open

I have tried to power off/on the unit and it worked only the first time. We have had this model for one year and no problems until now. Can you assist? Thanks

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  • gymm Nov 24, 2007

    I have power ok so that has nothing to do with the tray not opening. It trys to open as I can hear it cycling but no go. I can get the front open but the tray will not emerge.

  • gymm Nov 28, 2007

    My wife opened the window and jiggled the tray and the front plate fell off. It is working fine now...

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Replace capacitor C14 (1uF, 50V)
No power
This can sometimes be fixed by resoldering JW14103 in board location VV11/12. During manufacturing, only a small amount of solder is used, and with a little shock & heat, it comes off. Bad RCA! :)
Not spinning disc
If it spins with a little help from yourself replace the spindle motor with improved motor, part number: RXQ0749A

Posted on Nov 24, 2007

  • Anonymous Nov 25, 2007

    I think much better if you will bring that to technician for better result.

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