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Recorded programmes plays for 2 - 5 minutes and then stops. Keeps coming up with "no disc" or "not connected to camcorder", what could be the cause of this problem

On the front screen it keeps switching from HDD to DVD when recording. Does this when it plays and this is when it keeps switching off.

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: LG RH277H - won't play bought DVD'S

The cd tray eject after put in the DVD movies, but VCD working fine...it is means that the drive's region code haven't set yet .(please refer to user manual to setting the region code) ..or unplug the recorder drive from the dvd player,using the computer setting to change the region code by connecting to computer's IDE cable .

Posted on Dec 19, 2007

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SOURCE: LG HDD/DVD Recorder RH177

I do my recording at night while I'm asleep and then int the morning it's ready to watch...

Posted on Apr 23, 2008

Anonymous

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SOURCE: will play discs burned from hdd but not commercial movie type dvd

The solution is simple.I rang LG service (so called - LOL)
Asked for a fix or reset method. (Which can be done but they won't tell novices how)
Got no joy, so now I will bin it,and spend the rest of my days telling people to avoid LG.
After all the posts I have since read about the same problem on various LG models,it is obvious their product sucks,they know it does, but won't accept the responsibility.
If I stop 4 people buying their ****,that's at least $1000 they miss out on.
If the process snowballs,how much then$$ ?
It would cost me $120 just to get it to and pick it up from the repair place.
Plus parts and labour added.
Before buying an LG DVD recorder go online and check out how many dissatisfied customers there are. In short, DO NOT BUY !!



Posted on Jul 18, 2009

Anonymous

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SOURCE: LG RH278 HDD/DVD Recorder

I have an LG RH278 HDD/DVD Recorder, which was suffering from the problem that it could not play any bought DVD movies, which were previously working fine in that same player. It would however play svcd and DVD+R/-R movie discs.

The solution was to replace the laser tray. I found a new LG DVD BD lens LPC-815 laser tray here: http://www.laser-xh.com/en/?act=showproduct&proid=1147
I bought two for $5.50 each. Shipping was $32 (DHL), all together $45.10 (PayPal fees included). Delivery was fast and accurate within 3 working days (China - Sweden).

Posted on Feb 14, 2010

Chris Jowsey

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SOURCE: LG RH1757 (80 GB) DVD Recorder / HDD Recorder

Could be a timing issue with the tray mechanism - possible that somebody has given the tray "a shove" to make it close instead of using the open/close button and has put the timing out.or a worn tray loading belt

Posted on Mar 18, 2010

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