Originally Posted by WaldorfSalad
Is there a way to check the number of hours on a Panasonic ES-15? I bought one on eBay and the seller claimed it was an open box item and not used but I'm not so sure.
Yes, in Service Mode:
1. To enter Service Mode power the machine off. Then on the front panel press REC, CH UP and OPEN/Close simultaneously for five seconds.
2. To display the Laser Used Time press 4, then 1.
3. To display the Accumulated Working Time press 6, then 1.
4. To exit Service Mode Press the power button on the front panel or remote control.Do not experiment while in Service Mode.