DVR quit reading - recommendations for fix or new?

marys1000June 22, 2008

Last night I put a CD in the DVR and it came up but then froze when I hit play and now doesn't seem to want to read at all. It's trying to read but eventually defaults to an error - this cd won't work, try another (I hear the faint little click click click as it tries).

Is there a simple fix? Some sort of cleaning gizmo maybe?

Or

Should I buy another and if so any recommendations? I haven't used this one much but it is probably 5 or 6 years old and was fairly inexpensive to begin if I remember correctly.

TIA

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albert_135

Hands down (BTW, what does "hands down" mean?) I would say you should buy another. Which one to recommend is the much more difficult question.

    Bookmark   June 27, 2008 at 12:16PM
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jdbillp

Sounds like a dead laser. Replace it.

    Bookmark   June 28, 2008 at 7:30AM
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