After the counters of electronics stores were flooded with DVD players, these excellent apparatuses also appeared on a table of repairs. How practice shows, there are similar malfunctions of DVD players in a basic mass. All malfunctions of the type of “No disk” or “Error”, random hangs-up during reproduction, etc. are specified below in our troubleshooting table with faults` codes for Coby DVD players.
|Symptom||Check and Action|
|No power||1. Make sure the unit has been powered on manually.|
|2. Check if the power cord has been properly connected to the power outlet.|
|3. Make sure the battery pack is fully charged.|
|Does not play||1. No disc, load a disc.|
|2. Disc has been loaded upside down. Place the disc with the label side up.|
|3. Disc's rating level is higher than the player’s setting.|
|4. Disc is incorrect type for the player.|
|5. Disc is damaged or dirty. Clean the disc or try another one.|
|6. Moisture may be condensed inside the player. Remove the disc and leave the unit power on for one or two hours.|
|No Picture||1. Check if the TV set has been powered on. Use TV remote to select AV signal for DVD rather than broadcast.|
|2. Check if the system connection is proper and secure.|
|3. Check if the connection cables are damaged.|
|4. Clean the disc.|
|Picture noisy/distorted||1. Disc is damaged or dirty. Clean the disc or try another one.|
|2. Reset the color system of the TV set.|
|3. Make sure the DVD player is not connected through a VCR, cable or satellite dish.|
|No sound or sound output not complete||1. Check if the TV and amplifier have been switched on and correctly set.|
|2. Check if the TV and amplifier system connections are secured.|
|3. Press AUDIO button to select other audio tracks of the disc.|
|4. Check if the MUTE function of the TV or amplifier has been activated.|
|5. There will be no sound output during REVERSE PLAY/PAUSE/SLOW and SEARCH.|
|Remote control does not work||1. Make sure the POWER button on the unit has been turned on manually.|
|2. Remove the obstacles between the remote control and the player.|
|3. Point the remote control towards the remote sensor on the player.|
|4. Check if the batteries of the remote control have been loaded with correct polarities.|
|5. Replace the batteries of the remote control.|
|Malfunction||Should the player develop a malfunction, unplug the player for 30 minutes. After that, power on the player and the restore function should reset the player.|
Coby TFDVD series DVD player troubleshooting
|No power||• Connect the power plug into the power port securely.|
|No picture/sound||• If playing back through a TV, verify the connection of the video and audio cables.|
|Distorted picture||• Make sure it is right in NTSC/PAL, the button is on the rear panel of the unit.|
|Black & White picture||• Damaged S connector (Bent pin).|
|The player does not start playback||• Insert a playable disc. (Check the disc type and color system).
• Place the disc with the playback side down and correctly inside the guide.
• Clean the disc.
• Cancel the parental lock function or change the parental lock level. (The Pre-set password is 3308.)
• Reset the portable DVD player.