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I read past posts that said Mad Max: Fury Road was not found in the Gracenote database. I just loaded my copy and it loaded with artwork. It loaded a bunch of other discs that it did not find in the past. Maybe those people who have been sending discs into Gracenote have been recognized. Baby Driver was my newest blu-ray and that was not found however.
 

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I have 2 960's and 1 7000ES. Have had for a little more than a year now and worked flawlessly, but may be finally showing their age. Starting to have issues with the 2 960s.

One 960 has intermittent playback issues in that sometimes during a movie the video and audio will stop playing for several seconds. When I rewind to before the blackout and start playback again, the video and audio are fine. So it appears to not be the disc. Does not happen with every disc and not always after the same amount of playing time. Any ideas?

On the other 960, it has stopped responding to the remote. Cannot turn on or off and will not accepted any signals from the remote at all. I have tried new batteries, have tried the other remotes (after changing the remote code to coincide with the player) with no luck. Any suggestions would be much appreciated.

I tried a search for the remote issue but can never seem to come up with the correct words to get any useable response.

Thanks much for help.
 

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On the other 960, it has stopped responding to the remote. Cannot turn on or off and will not accepted any signals from the remote at all. I have tried new batteries, have tried the other remotes (after changing the remote code to coincide with the player) with no luck. Any suggestions would be much appreciated.

I tried a search for the remote issue but can never seem to come up with the correct words to get any useable response.

Thanks much for help.
Having owned several different model number Sony bluray players.


This seems to be a common concern with them. Including the latest model X800


It doesnt happen all the time. But frequently enough that you will remember it.


The concern happens just as you described it above.


Many have found including myself. That by yanking the plug for about 5 minutes and then pluging back into the electrical outlet. Will usually remendy the situation. The player will now respond to the remote and front panel buttons.


Good luck..........
 

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Having owned several different model number Sony bluray players.


This seems to be a common concern with them. Including the latest model X800


It doesnt happen all the time. But frequently enough that you will remember it.


The concern happens just as you described it above.


Many have found including myself. That by yanking the plug for about 5 minutes and then pluging back into the electrical outlet. Will usually remendy the situation. The player will now respond to the remote and front panel buttons.


Good luck..........
Really appreciate the response. Last night before going to bed unplugged the units. This morning tried the one not responding to remote. Unfortunately still no response. Have not had a chance to try the other as yet.

Thanks much.
 

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Could anyone that is controlling one of these units using the RS232 connector describe what equipment is being used? Is there someway to access the menu on the 960/7000es without using a computer? If possible, I would like some device that can "talk" to the player and has its on remote. Would rather keep a computer out of the mix. I have 3 of these multi-players so would like some device with multiple inputs if possible. All of the buttons work once the unit(s) is/are powered on, but without a functional remote cannot access the players menu. Trying to figure out some way to access/control my units without a dedicated remote control.

Hope the above makes some sort of sense and really appreciate any help/advice.
 

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Last night before going to bed unplugged the units. This morning tried the one not responding to remote. Unfortunately still no response. Have not had a chance to try the other as yet.
Will it respond to the front panel buttons.


Not familiar with your particular model. Assuming it has buttons on front of player. For power on/off, play, stop, etc.
 

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Will it respond to the front panel buttons.


Not familiar with your particular model. Assuming it has buttons on front of player. For power on/off, play, stop, etc.
In this case it is a CX960.

Yes, the unit does seem to respond to all front panel buttons. Without the remote working, I cannot maneuver around the menu. No way to move the cursor to make a specific selection except for the disc it is already on when I power on the unit.
 

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Could anyone that is controlling one of these units using the RS232 connector describe what equipment is being used? Is there someway to access the menu on the 960/7000es without using a computer? If possible, I would like some device that can "talk" to the player and has its on remote. Would rather keep a computer out of the mix. I have 3 of these multi-players so would like some device with multiple inputs if possible. All of the buttons work once the unit(s) is/are powered on, but without a functional remote cannot access the players menu. Trying to figure out some way to access/control my units without a dedicated remote control.

Hope the above makes some sort of sense and really appreciate any help/advice.
In this case it is a CX960.

Yes, the unit does seem to respond to all front panel buttons. Without the remote working, I cannot maneuver around the menu. No way to move the cursor to make a specific selection except for the disc it is already on when I power on the unit.
Maybe I can make this a bit clearer.

Is there a device of some sort that I can connect between my CX960, CX7000ES and AVM 60 (or directly to the TV) that can communicate with them and allow me to access all their menu functions? Or, this device would download the information to itself and I would get the information I need from the players from it. This device would have its own remote so that I would not need the players' remote.

Thanks again for any help/advice.
 

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In this case it is a CX960.

Yes, the unit does seem to respond to all front panel buttons. Without the remote working, I cannot maneuver around the menu. No way to move the cursor to make a specific selection except for the disc it is already on when I power on the unit.
Since it seems to respond to the front panel buttons. It is possible that the original sony remote or the IR sensor on the player has failed.


If you download the manuel for your model. You can Locate where the IR sensor is. Make sure that area is clean of dust or smudges. Also that nothing is partial blocking the sensor.


If it still doesn't respond. Would recommend purchasing a harmony remote with a hub. To try and see if that works.


Best buy currently has the one I am talking about on sale for 59.00

https://www.bestbuy.com/site/logitech-harmony-smart-control-black/8574049.p?skuId=8574049


This basic remote would be able to duplicate everything that your sony remote can do. Menu, info, ff, rew, play, stop, pause, up, down, rt and left arrows and ok/select.


It also can be programed to control your other devices. TV, AVR, ETC...


And much more.......


Good luck...........
 
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Thank you LNEWoLF, will give it a try.
 

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Harmony vs Inteset Remotes

I have both a Harmony One and Inteset 422 remotes. The Inteset is a bargain (~ $28) and has some nice features, especially if one just wants to control up to four components and prefers hardware buttons rather than software buttons. I certainly found the Inteset faster and easier to program even compared to using the Logitech programming software for Harmony remotes. See https://intesettech.com/
 

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I popped my first cherry today. Felt so good!

I recently purchased 4 additional Sony BDP-CX7000ES Blu-ray changers on EBay. I've only got around 100 slots left in my 6th Blu-ray changer so I needed room for expansion. I also own 6 Sony DVP-CX985V DVD changers which are nearly filled to capacity and wanted to migrate all the DVD's I haven't purchased on Blu-ray yet over to Blu-ray changers, just under 1,200 discs. The DVD's I've already upgraded to Blu-ray I plan to sell, also just under 1,200 discs.

I paid an average of $700 each for the 4 additional Blu-ray changers. Considering how cheap the buyers were willing to let them go for I was expecting potential issues, irrespective of the fact no potential issues were disclosed. Sure enough, one of them arrived with the carousel out of alignment. Couldn't play discs as a result. Found that the carousel was off by one per the given slot I selected with the front knob. I was able to fix that pretty easily by just reaching in through the front door to the left and adjusting the lower sensor bracket which wasn't screwed down tight. Another changer arrived with a DVD left in it. When I powered the changer one it failed to load the disc displaying the infamous invalid disc error. Tested a number of Blu-ray's in the changer at that point encountering no issues. Tested a number of Blu-ray's in the other 3 changers as well. No issues. Thought I was all in the clear. Sadly that was not the case which I just realized yesterday after spending several days migrating DVD's over to 3 of the changers.

Last weekend I started the process of migrating the DVD's I didn't own on Blu-ray yet over to the Blu-ray changers. This involved updating my DVD database in DVD Profiler, then moving the DVD's over in batches. I already had tags in DVD Profiler to designate which DVD's I hadn't upgraded to Blu-ray yet and which DVD's still haven't seen a Blu-ray release. As such, I created separate categories for each. Sorting each group alphabetically I then proceeded one group at a time moving batches of DVD's over from my DVD changers to the given Blu-ray changer, renumbering the Collection ID's in DVD Profiler as I went along as I use the Collection ID to determine the changer and slot number a given disc resides in.

So I finished all that up a couple days ago. Unfortunately I found that 2 of the Blu-ray changers would fail to read pressed DVD's quite a bit. After extensive testing I then realized that the changers wouldn't read DVD+R's at all! I could tell right away when the given changer was about to fail to load a disc as you could hear that the disc wasn't being accessed, wasn't spinning. Of course the error messages "can not operate this disc" or "invalid disc" were soon to follow. Thankfully all the changers were able to read and play Blu-ray's without fail. I really had my heart set on using 3 of the additional Blu-ray changers for the DVD's I don't own on Blu-ray yet though. Was very disappointed to say the least. As for DVD+R's, I own a whole mess of DVD's that are flippers, Side A containing the Feature Presentation, Side B containing the Bonus Materials, Side A containing Part 1, Side B containing Part 2 and so forth. When originally purchasing my Sony DVD changers I ripped all my Side B's to DVD+R as to avoid having to eject Side A, then flipping it over in order to watch what's on Side B. Sort of defeats the purpose of using a changer when you're having to flip discs over. :p

That being said, several years ago I purchased 8 Sony KES-430A Laser Lens Optical Pickups. I purchased them just to have on hand in the event I needed to swap out one of the pickups in the original 6 Sony BDP-CX7000ES Blu-ray changers I own. Never had a need to use one of them until now. I had purchased them from a seller on EBay. Had yet to even open the package! Thankfully when opening the package all 8 pickups were present and accounted for. So to make a long story story, I popped my first cherry today. I hadn't as much as taken the top lid off one of these Sony Blu-ray changers before. Took my lunch hour today and replaced the pickup in the worst of the Blu-ray changers I just purchased. Was so easy a caveman could do it! More importantly, I'm happy to report that the changer has no problem reading DVD's now, whether pressed or DVD+R. Spent the last 3 hours off and on selecting discs to play. Not a single disc has failed to play. Gotta love it!

I'll mention as well, I plan to replace the pickup in another one of these Blu-ray changers over the weekend. Since I'll have more time I'll take it nice and slow documenting the steps involved from start to finish taking pictures as I go along. I'll then work up a nice post for anyone that might find it useful. Until then, be well my friends. :)
 

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I recently purchased 4 additional Sony BDP-CX7000ES Blu-ray changers on EBay. I've only got around 100 slots left in my 6th Blu-ray changer so I needed room for expansion. I also own 6 Sony DVP-CX985V DVD changers which are nearly filled to capacity and wanted to migrate all the DVD's I haven't purchased on Blu-ray yet over to Blu-ray changers, just under 1,200 discs. The DVD's I've already upgraded to Blu-ray I plan to sell, also just under 1,200 discs.

I paid an average of $700 each for the 4 additional Blu-ray changers. Considering how cheap the buyers were willing to let them go for I was expecting potential issues, irrespective of the fact no potential issues were disclosed. Sure enough, one of them arrived with the carousel out of alignment. Couldn't play discs as a result. Found that the carousel was off by one per the given slot I selected with the front knob. I was able to fix that pretty easily by just reaching in through the front door to the left and adjusting the lower sensor bracket which wasn't screwed down tight. Another changer arrived with a DVD left in it. When I powered the changer one it failed to load the disc displaying the infamous invalid disc error. Tested a number of Blu-ray's in the changer at that point encountering no issues. Tested a number of Blu-ray's in the other 3 changers as well. No issues. Thought I was all in the clear. Sadly that was not the case which I just realized yesterday after spending several days migrating DVD's over to 3 of the changers.

Last weekend I started the process of migrating the DVD's I didn't own on Blu-ray yet over to the Blu-ray changers. This involved updating my DVD database in DVD Profiler, then moving the DVD's over in batches. I already had tags in DVD Profiler to designate which DVD's I hadn't upgraded to Blu-ray yet and which DVD's still haven't seen a Blu-ray release. As such, I created separate categories for each. Sorting each group alphabetically I then proceeded one group at a time moving batches of DVD's over from my DVD changers to the given Blu-ray changer, renumbering the Collection ID's in DVD Profiler as I went along as I use the Collection ID to determine the changer and slot number a given disc resides in.

So I finished all that up a couple days ago. Unfortunately I found that 2 of the Blu-ray changers would fail to read pressed DVD's quite a bit. After extensive testing I then realized that the changers wouldn't read DVD+R's at all! I could tell right away when the given changer was about to fail to load a disc as you could hear that the disc wasn't being accessed, wasn't spinning. Of course the error messages "can not operate this disc" or "invalid disc" were soon to follow. Thankfully all the changers were able to read and play Blu-ray's without fail. I really had my heart set on using 3 of the additional Blu-ray changers for the DVD's I don't own on Blu-ray yet though. Was very disappointed to say the least. As for DVD+R's, I own a whole mess of DVD's that are flippers, Side A containing the Feature Presentation, Side B containing the Bonus Materials, Side A containing Part 1, Side B containing Part 2 and so forth. When originally purchasing my Sony DVD changers I ripped all my Side B's to DVD+R as to avoid having to eject Side A, then flipping it over in order to watch what's on Side B. Sort of defeats the purpose of using a changer when you're having to flip discs over. :p

That being said, several years ago I purchased 8 Sony KES-430A Laser Lens Optical Pickups. I purchased them just to have on hand in the event I needed to swap out one of the pickups in the original 6 Sony BDP-CX7000ES Blu-ray changers I own. Never had a need to use one of them until now. I had purchased them from a seller on EBay. Had yet to even open the package! Thankfully when opening the package all 8 pickups were present and accounted for. So to make a long story story, I popped my first cherry today. I hadn't as much as taken the top lid off one of these Sony Blu-ray changers before. Took my lunch hour today and replaced the pickup in the worst of the Blu-ray changers I just purchased. Was so easy a caveman could do it! More importantly, I'm happy to report that the changer has no problem reading DVD's now, whether pressed or DVD+R. Spent the last 3 hours off and on selecting discs to play. Not a single disc has failed to play. Gotta love it!

I'll mention as well, I plan to replace the pickup in another one of these Blu-ray changers over the weekend. Since I'll have more time I'll take it nice and slow documenting the steps involved from start to finish taking pictures as I go along. I'll then work up a nice post for anyone that might find it useful. Until then, be well my friends. :)
Thanks for the write-up. I will be interested in seeing your steps in replacing the laser pickup. I have replaced the pickups in both of my 7000s and didn’t find it to be particularly easy. Your technical expertise is obviously much greater than mine :). The first I had to replace the laser pickup into the carrier assy. The second came with the carrier assy which made things much easier. Anyway, both players are now working fine.
 

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Thanks for the write-up. I will be interested in seeing your steps in replacing the laser pickup. I have replaced the pickups in both of my 7000s and didn’t find it to be particularly easy. Your technical expertise is obviously much greater than mine :). The first I had to replace the laser pickup into the carrier assy. The second came with the carrier assy which made things much easier. Anyway, both players are now working fine.
You're welcome. I actually decided this evening to replace the laser pickup in the other changer that was having trouble playing DVD's. It plays anything I throw at it now. Love it! Took a ton of pictures during the process of swapping out the laser pickup, so I'll start working up my post during work tomorrow. Well, later today. Is it really Friday already? Dang. Who needs sleep.

Regarding the carrier assy, with the other changer I removed the carrier assy and the part behind it first prior to replacing the laser pickup. Much easier to remove both as there are ribbon cables going between the two. Once removed I laid them out, then replacing the laser pickup. Didn't remove either part this time. Have complete confidence in my trusty magnetic screwdriver. Left the carrier assy in place. Removed the 4 small brackets. Did the top ones first. I then lifted the carrier assy up just enough to get a clean line on the bottom two brackets. Didn't want to strip the screws. Once removing the bottom two brackets it was a simple matter of lifting the left side of the top rod out of the notch it rests in, then sliding it all the way out. Once the top rod is removed the laser pickup comes right off. It's just resting there at that point. In any event, I'll get started on my post tomorrow. Time to get 5 hours of z's before I have to get up for work.
 

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As for DVD+R's, I own a whole mess of DVD's that are flippers, Side A containing the Feature Presentation, Side B containing the Bonus Materials, Side A containing Part 1, Side B containing Part 2 and so forth. When originally purchasing my Sony DVD changers I ripped all my Side B's to DVD+R as to avoid having to eject Side A, then flipping it over in order to watch what's on Side B. Sort of defeats the purpose of using a changer when you're having to flip discs over. :p
I have the older 300 disc version (I believe it's the 855) that will flip the disc for you. Just push the button on the remote and it will flip to side B without any fuss. I also have the 985 (non-HDMI). I had 3 of the 995 (HDMI model), but sold them after I put all my media on my server.

These two are just sitting in my closet collecting dust.
 

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I have the older 300 disc version (I believe it's the 855) that will flip the disc for you. Just push the button on the remote and it will flip to side B without any fuss.
Nice! I want to say Pioneer had a DVD changer that would play the flip side also.

I also have the 985 (non-HDMI). I had 3 of the 995 (HDMI model), but sold them after I put all my media on my server. These two are just sitting in my closet collecting dust.
Yeah, my 985's are going to be collecting dust now as well. Doubt I'll have much use for them since migrating all of the DVD's I don't yet own on Blu-ray over to the Blu-ray changers. Three of my 985's are empty now. The other three are filled to capacity with the DVD's I also own on Blu-ray. Thinking about setting my parents up with those and selling the 3 empties.
 

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Sony KES-430A Laser Lens Optical Pick-up Replacement (Post 1 of 3)

I recently purchased 4 used Sony BDP-CX7000ES Blu-ray changers. A couple of them needed the laser lens optical pick-up replaced. As I was performing the replacement for the second of the changers I decided to take pictures as I went along, then outling the steps for anyone interested. See below. (Preview images sized to 640x480. Full size images sized to 1600x1200.)

Step 1: Remove the case (CASE).

Remove the 2 screws on the top.


Remove the 5 screws on each side.


Remove the 3 screws across the top on the back. The case can just be lifted off at that point.



Step 2: Remove the drive cage cover (CDM_T block).

Remove the 9 screws securing the drive cage cover. There are 3 on the left, back, and right sides.



Step 3: Prepare the back panel (BACK PANEL BLOCK) and chassis (CHASSIS-M BLOCK) to be moved out of the way.

Remove the 21 screws securing the back panel. There's an arrow pointing to each one.


Before the back panel can be moved out of the way we need to create slack in the red and black cable running from the fan on the back panel to the front most board on the chassis.


A number of other cables are being fished up through the same opening. Each of those cables will need to be disconnected and unsecured as well.


A closer look at the cables being fished up through the opening. We'll eventually be unsecuring the chasis lifting it up and out of the way of the drive cage.


Note the cable management. Care must be taken when untwisting the given wire as to prevent the solder point from breaking. I'd recommend holding the given wire just above the solder point with one hand. While keeping that portion of the wire in a fixed position use your other hand to untwist the wire per any cables that need to be unsecured.




The connectors with the grey wires on the left and right will need to be disconnected and unsecured as well in addition to the black and blue ground wires. The connector to the left runs to the front panel. The smaller one to the right runs down to the center of the carousel and is used for the blue LED that shines through the front door.


The ribbon cable running from the left side of the front panel should also be disconnected and unsecured.


These red and white cables are fished down an opening and connected to a board on top of the drive cage. The red cable should be disconnected from the board on the chassis, both cables being unsecured and fished a few inches towards the drive cage.


The red and white cables shown connected to the board on top of the drive cage.



Now the fun begins. Time to disconnect the various cables creating the required slack per the openings on the left and right sides prior to moving the back panel and chassis out of the way of the drive cage.








Step 4: Move the back panel (BACK PANEL BLOCK) out of the way.

With the required slack in the fan cable we're now ready to move the back panel out of the way.





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Sony KES-430A Laser Lens Optical Pick-up Replacement (Post 2 of 3)

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Step 5: Unsecure the chassis (CHASSIS-M BLOCK) moving it out of the way of the drive cage.

Slack created in the red and white cables running to the board on top of the drive cage.



Remove the 2 screws on the back left side.


Remove the screw in the top left corner.


Remove the screw in the top right corner.


Remove the 2 screws on the back right side.


Lift the chassis up and forward just enough so that the cables running to the board on the top of the drive cage can be disconnected.



Don't forget to remove the red and white cables from the cable management clip.


The chassis can now be moved completely out of the way of the drive cage.



Step 6: Removing the drive cage.

The prior picture had actually been taken after this one. In any event, we're now going to remove the back right corner bracket (3 screws) as it's obstructing 4 of the screws that are helping secure the drive cage.


Remove the 4 screws securing the right side of the drive cage.


Remove the 4 screws securing the left and back sides of the drive cage.


Remove the 2 screws securing the top of the drive cage.


The drive cage can now be lifted off.



Step 7: Removing the torsion holder (magnet) block.

The torsion holder (magnet) block is pictured to the left of the BU (KEM-430AAA) assy. It's crucial to ensure that it's put back in place properly after having been removed.


Note the curved channel the torsion holder is resting in. The part with the curved channel moves when needed. It's responsible for moving the torsion holder into position when it comes time for a disc to be mounted.


Note also the positioning of the torsion spring (MG). Again, it's crucial to ensure the part is put back properly after having been removed.


The torsion holder has now been removed. Should be noted however, that it technically doesn't need to be removed if you intend to remove the BU (KEM-430AAA) assy and DR-510 board when going to perform the KES-430A replacement. It's still best to remove the part I think though. With the part removed you're provided a better view of the BU (KEM-430AAA) assy per checking to confirm its placement prior to removing it along with the DR-510 board behind it.



Step 8: Taking note of the BU (KEM-430AAA) assy placement.

The BU (KEM-430AAA) assy sits in the spiral channel of a gear which is responsible for moving it into position when it comes time for a disc to be mounted.


Taking a closer look at the BU (KEM-430AAA) assy placement. It's crucial to ensure it's put back in place properly after having been removed.






Step 9: Removing the BU (KEM-430AAA) assy and DR-510 board.

This is an earlier picture provided for point of reference. The DR-510 board is positioned to the left of the BU (KEM-430AAA) assy.


Remove the 2 screws holding the DR-510 board in place. The BU (KEM-430AAA) assy and DR-510 board are connected by ribbon cables. Leave the ribbon cables connected. Both parts will be removed together. To remove them lift both vertically until the BU (KEM-430AAA) assy clears the shaft (pole) it's resting on.



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Sony KES-430A Laser Lens Optical Pick-up Replacement (Post 3 of 3)

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Step 10: Preparing to remove the KEM-430A optical pick-up.

You'll probably notice that I never removed the BU (KEM-430AAA) assy and DR-510 board. This is the second time I've replaced the KEM-430A optical pick-up in one of these changers. I decided this time to just leave both parts in place.


Taking a closer look at the KEM-430A optical pick-up.


Remove the bracket in the top left corner.


Remove the bracket in the bottom left corner. I removed this bracket, but realize now that I didn't need to.


Remove the bracket in the top right corner.


Remove the bracket in the bottom right corner. Looks like I probably didn't need to remove this one either.


All 4 brackets now removed.



Step 11: Removing the KES-430A optical pick-up.

Disconnect the cable connected to the KES-430A optical pick-up by carefully placing the release arm (for lack of a better word) in the upright position. Make sure to lift the release arm from both sides at once as it's quite pliable. Once in the upright position the cable comes right out.


Sorry for not getting pictures of the actual removal. I was doing all of this after a very long day. It's easy enough to describe the process though. (Use the pictures above and below for reference.) Next the top rail needs to be removed that's threaded through the KEM-430A. On the left side lift the top rail up and out of the notch it's sitting in just enough to clear the block to its left, then sliding the rail to the left until it's no longer threaded through the KEM-430A. Once the top rail has been removed the KEM-430A is just resting on the bottom rail and top screw, the top screw being connected to the motor there which provides for moving the optical pick-up while reading the given disc. You may need to move the KEM-430A to the left along the screw a little bit first. You're then just leaning the top of the KEM-430A to the right until the attached white plastic guide (for lack of a better word) is no longer on the top screw. The KEM-430A can be lifted vertically off the bottom rail at that point.


The KEM-430A optical pick-up has now been removed.



Step 12: Preparing the replacement KEM-430A for installation.

Remove the plastic guide from the original KEM-430A. Be careful as the part felt very fragile to me. There's just one screw to remove.


The plastic guide has been removed.


I purchased 8 of these KEM-430A's several years ago. I'll have 6 spares after installing this one.



The plactic guide has been installed on the new KEM-430A. Follow the previously oulined steps in reverse to install the KEM-430A, BU (KEM-430AAA) assy, DR-510 board, torsion holder, back right corner bracket and drive cage.



Step 13: Preparing to put the chassis back in place.

Make sure the cable connected to the blue LED it still making its way back up to the chassis.



Reconnect the cables to the top of the drive cage placing the red and white cables back in the cable management clip.


Check the openings on the back left side ensuring all the cables are still fished up through prior to putting the chassis back in place.



Step 14: Reinstall the chassis, reconnect and button up the cables, place the back panel, drive cage cover and case back on.

Follow the previously outlined steps in reverse, the below picture having been taken after I put the chassis back in place screwing it down, then connecting and buttoning up all the cables.
 
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