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Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   07-27-2016, 07:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 115
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
Don't worry about not having a S-Video input. ...

Don't worry about not having a S-Video input. Most TV's have extra circuitry processing the composite signal that is skipped when you use the S-Video cable so commonly the composite provides a...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   07-19-2016, 01:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,331
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
Send an Email to kbahr@comcast.net to help remind...

Send an Email to kbahr@comcast.net to help remind me to look for the 703 board when I get home after work.
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   07-11-2016, 08:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,331
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
The 1070, even though a nice machine there are no...

The 1070, even though a nice machine there are no parts for it or the 990.

If there is no crosstalk and it plays all discs fine then just enjoy it. I may have a spare front board I can sell you,...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   07-10-2016, 06:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,331
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
Take a look and see if the jog/dial is pushed in...

Take a look and see if the jog/dial is pushed in a little on the front. If packed poorly in shipment and the box was dropped so the front of the unit was took an impact it will push the jog/dial...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   07-10-2016, 06:44 PM
Replies: 1,006
Views: 115,885
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
Never actually worked on the 46 but it would be...

Never actually worked on the 46 but it would be comparable to either the 504 or 604. Take off the top and when the mechanical assembly starts up see it you need to assist it up to complete the...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   07-08-2016, 05:13 PM
Replies: 1,006
Views: 115,885
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
Replace the loading belt for the 46. For...

Replace the loading belt for the 46.


For the Runco, I'd check your settings and connections.
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   07-08-2016, 05:08 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 25,689
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
I normally just open the players and manually run...

I normally just open the players and manually run them thru an open cycle.
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   07-06-2016, 07:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 94
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
You should try centering the spindle motor using...

You should try centering the spindle motor using a CD to find the center between where it starts skipping at the clockwise and counter-clockwise turning directions.
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   07-04-2016, 07:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 94
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
Will it play CD's OK? If not it could be the...

Will it play CD's OK? If not it could be the spindle motor centering, If it does then your back to a servo alignment. Or just try cleaning the laser lens.
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   07-02-2016, 06:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 94
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
Does it have issues only with CAV LD's? The...

Does it have issues only with CAV LD's? The focus servo may be out of adjustment
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   06-28-2016, 01:27 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 25,689
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
If it spins up if the disc is turning then it is...

If it spins up if the disc is turning then it is either the start windings in the motor but also an equal chance it is the power supply. The decision you have to make now is are you attached enough...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   05-22-2016, 02:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 113
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
Sony SLV-R5UC Panasonic AG-1970 NEC DS-8500U...

Sony SLV-R5UC
Panasonic AG-1970
NEC DS-8500U

All have low background noise. The Sony needs ventilation or the power supply will overheat.
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   04-29-2016, 04:42 PM
Replies: 1,006
Views: 115,885
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
If the red standby light is coming on then the...

If the red standby light is coming on then the switching supply is actually coming on and in standby mode so I would find that easier as the other is not even starting up. But then if the diode...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   04-28-2016, 07:45 PM
Replies: 1,006
Views: 115,885
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
The arc suppressor is not on this power supply...

The arc suppressor is not on this power supply design, it is on the US models CLD-D504/604/505/605/406/606/59 and the US DVL units.
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   04-26-2016, 02:10 PM
Replies: 1,006
Views: 115,885
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
You need to find a repair shop that can actually...

You need to find a repair shop that can actually debug a switching power supply. Most places just swap out boards and Pioneer no longer stocks older power supplies.
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   04-08-2016, 02:25 PM
Replies: 1,006
Views: 115,885
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
You really just need to follow the service...

You really just need to follow the service manual, The focus servo has highest effect for staying locked on CAV LDs, tracking servo for CLV LDs. The tangential and tilt will show crosstalk noise if...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   04-07-2016, 02:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 76
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
The LD-V1000 is old and no parts are available. ...

The LD-V1000 is old and no parts are available. I have a LD-V8000 I'd have to check out. But limited time right now to work on players.


Kurtis Bahr
kbahr@comcast.net
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   04-05-2016, 04:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 239
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
I have never worked on the 515 player but from...

I have never worked on the 515 player but from what I hear from others it is a good middle of the road performer.


I'm more familiar with the US and Japanese models.
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   04-04-2016, 08:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 239
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
Yes, I still refurbish players. Just don't...

Yes, I still refurbish players. Just don't really have anything at this time. My Email is kbahr@comcast.net if you want to Email and check time to time if I have players. Otherwise the 515 on the...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   04-04-2016, 04:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 239
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
If you've never done this look at the reflection...

If you've never done this look at the reflection of a CAV LD, you will see each frame is lined up in sync as the LD revolves and reading a little information from an adjacent track is not a big...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   04-03-2016, 07:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 239
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
Some of these discs you say that look great are...

Some of these discs you say that look great are CAV recordings. If you are having trouble ONLY with CLV recorded LDs then you're probably having cross-talk issues and the player needs adjustment.
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   04-02-2016, 05:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 239
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
Run the LD straight into the DVDO and see what...

Run the LD straight into the DVDO and see what happens. The way you are doing it you have the the DVR processing a NTSC signal and then the DVDO again performs digital processing. The newer LDs...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   03-25-2016, 02:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 126
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
First, what is the model number of the laserdisc...

First, what is the model number of the laserdisc player
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   01-21-2016, 04:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 167
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
It does not output the digital track from movies...

It does not output the digital track from movies so when you get one of the newer discs with AC-3 or DD encoded you will get RF noise in the right channel and on some discs mono soundtrack on the...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   01-17-2016, 02:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 253
Posted By Kurtis Bahr
You are correct, side change switch. The...

You are correct, side change switch. The question is why it was in the wrong position. Hopefully the tab the pickup pushes to move the switch while in the U-turn mechanism is OK and nothing broke...
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