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That could be a fatal error, the spindle motor beginning to burn out and become incapable of spinning the CD disc fast enough.
But, it could be some other things. So try these:
- another CD, or two. CDs are sometimes individually hard to read...
- a lens cleaning kit. They are cheap and easy to use. For an example:
Also be sure the batteries in the player are new enough, if it is running on batteries. Too little power from the batteries could cause this error also.
That's a good thing to start with.
If it has undergone hot conditions (above 92 degrees F., roughly) a lot, it may be 'broken', electronically.
But here's hoping...