Consumer Electronics

Electronics Repair Questions? Ask an Electronics Technician

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

This answer was rated:

We have an older Panasonic VHS and DVD combination player.

HI. we have...

HI. we have an older Panasonic VHS and DVD combination player. At present the VHS sides does not play, THE dVD side does not even open, and if it does, there is a danger of getting the DVD disk caught in the machine. iS there a location near Stafford, virginia 22554 where this could be taken and repaired for a reasonable price??

Technician's Assistant: Who makes your media player? How old is it?

Panasonic made it it is about 10myears old.

Technician's Assistant: What have you tried so far with your Panasonic media player?

Best Buy says there is nothing they can do, nor could they suggest anything or anyone beyond trying to get a new machine on amazon.

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Video Expert to know before I connect you?

I can't thinkof anything. Just how can we fix; or can we/you???

Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Consumer Electronics Question
Answered in 9 minutes by:
1/21/2018
Kraig
Kraig, Engineer
Category: Consumer Electronics
Satisfied Customers: 594
Experience: Broadcast Engineer for over 7 years.
Verified

Hi, I'm JA Engineer. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Ask Your Own Consumer Electronics Question

I was unable to locate any Panasonic Service Centers in Stafford, but there are quite a few in Alexandria. I will list a few of them below:

TYLER'S TV & VIDEO

1202 AUTUMN PL

HERNDON, VA

Tel:(###) ###-####/p>

VIRGINIA ELECTRONICS INC

*****STE A

ASHLAND, VA

Tel:(###) ###-####/p>

Kraig
Kraig, Engineer
Category: Consumer Electronics
Satisfied Customers: 594
Experience: Broadcast Engineer for over 7 years.
Verified
Kraig and 87 other Consumer Electronics Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thanks!! I'll probably try the one in Herndon !!! thanks again. I notice Amazon is re selling some for about $175.00. is There an estimate of what the repair would probably cost given the problem description??
Thanks Again!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

You are welcome.

In terms of a repair estimate, I am not too sure as each service center charges their own price. You will definitely have to get in touch with them to ascertain the repair cost.

Have a wonderful night.

Ask Your Own Consumer Electronics Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
ThankS -- signing off for now. I had almost hoped that you could suggestxa home hammer and screwdriver remedy!! ;-)

Okay. Have a good night.

Ask Your Own Consumer Electronics Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask Kraig Your Own Question
Kraig
Kraig
Kraig, Engineer
Category: Consumer Electronics
Satisfied Customers: 594
594 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Broadcast Engineer for over 7 years.

Kraig is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I'm screaming your praises!! WOW! I plugged my TV in and bammo! The picture came on bright and beautiful. What a relief! YOU saved me some money and headache.

VMUnited States

I love this site! $9 instead of a repairman or new/used frig can't be beaten. This older woman will worry less now that she knows about this site. Bless you all.

WindyUSA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

John

John

Engineer and electronic enthusiast for more than 12 years.

228 satisfied customers

I am here to help you!

Steve G.

Steve G.

Engineer

2,358 satisfied customers

VP of electronic repair company. Audio nut since 1974. Home Theater advisor. Vinyl holdout!

Russell H.

Russell H.

Service Tech

4,653 satisfied customers

8+ years of professional experience

Louie

Louie

Technician

4,605 satisfied customers

25+ yrs. experience in the field and 5+ yrs. online, down to component level.

Greg A.

Greg A.

Engineer

1,360 satisfied customers

Engineer / Consultant

Rod

Rod

Systems Engineer

1,319 satisfied customers

FCC Commercial Licenses, BSCS, ASEET, 40+years Electronics & Communication Systems

Martin

Martin

Engineer

1,247 satisfied customers

16 years, include works in aluminium plant, industrial machinery, military weapons, programming

< Previous | Next >

Related Consumer Electronics Questions
I have surge Fitbit and it doesn't work. Need help. 5 mths
Hi I am Pravina JA: What's the brand and model of your computer? And the Operating System (OS)? Customer: i have surge Fitbit and it doesn't work JA: How long has this been going on with your computer… read more
Harry
Harry
1,665 satisfied customers
Error message shown on a book download was made no download
Error message shown on a book download was made no download made … read more
p0llinate
p0llinate
Bachelors of Science
14 satisfied customers
I have an approximately 3 yr old Iphone 6S and it has become
I have an approximately 3 yr old Iphone 6S and it has become almost impossible to get the charger terminal to connect with the charging port. You have to push hard or wiggle left or right and keep try… read more
Russell H.
Russell H.
Service Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,653 satisfied customers
Can xbr75x900e support 4k wifi, dlink 27582630, vudu, it
can xbr75x900e support 4k wifi JA: Who makes your router? Customer: dlink 27582630 JA: What have you tried so far? Customer: vudu, it says no, only 2018 models JA: Anything else you want the Network E… read more
p0llinate
p0llinate
Bachelors of Science
14 satisfied customers
I'm keen on buying an amazon wall clock which would be
Hi I'm Ian I'm keen on buying an amazon wall clock which would be fitted on twenty three centimeter gap on the side of a writing desk is this possible? … read more
p0llinate
p0llinate
Bachelors of Science
14 satisfied customers
My husband has been unable to get sound from his Denon 1707
My husband has been unable to get sound from his Denon 1707 AVR receiver … read more
p0llinate
p0llinate
Bachelors of Science
14 satisfied customers
My model isKx-Th 6621Al old I know, how often should the
My model isKx-Th 6621Al old I know, how often should the rechargeable batteries be replaced, I can hear but they can not hear me … read more
Pete
Pete
Engineer
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
1,130 satisfied customers
I need a cutaway view of a typical 3.5mm audio cable clearly
I need a cutaway view of a typical 3.5mm audio cable clearly showing all the wires involved. Color would be nice. Can you help me? … read more
Aric
Aric
Owner/Operator of a custom AV company
Run A/V and repair business for over
13,664 satisfied customers
The entire keypad is not responding how do i reset the
the entire keypad is not responding how do i reset the register … read more
Harry
Harry
1,665 satisfied customers
I've tried to figure out the password for pny 16gb and I do
Hi I've tried to figure out the password ***** pny 16gb and I do not know the password ***** my flash drive … read more
Harry
Harry
1,665 satisfied customers
I have only had the echo 2nd gen for one week. It was great.
I have only had the echo 2nd gen for one week. It was great. Then yesterday a.m. I just got the red ring and it said "I can … read more
Harry
Harry
1,665 satisfied customers
Headset voice is being heard on the tv not through the head
headset voice is being heard on the tv not through the head set … read more
Harry
Harry
1,665 satisfied customers
Can a number be blocked by accident, and if so what does the
can a number be blocked by accident, and if so what does the caller on the other end hear … read more
p0llinate
p0llinate
Bachelors of Science
14 satisfied customers
I have a lap top that needs an internal battery replacement,
hello, my name is ***** ***** I have a lap top that needs an internal battery replacement, can your guys do it? … read more
Harry
Harry
1,665 satisfied customers
I need to know what each button does! 3310 3G. I have a new
I have a new phone and Iam not familiar with any of its functions...ie how to turn it on and off !! … read more
Kraig
Kraig
Engineer
594 satisfied customers
I would like to know what the mod is for the yaesu
Good day, I would like to know what the mod is for the yaesu ftm-400xdr is … read more
Harry
Harry
1,665 satisfied customers
I have lost Pinterest help. 20 min ago. Tried google no help
I have lost Pinterest help JA: When did you last update Pinterest? Customer: 20 min ago JA: What have you tried so far with your Pinterest? Customer: Tried google no help JA: Anything else you want th… read more
Harry
Harry
1,665 satisfied customers
I hav a discontinued Samsung flip phone and have lost the
I hav a discontinued Samsung flip phone and have lost the charger. Is it possible to get a sch-U430PP from Samsung? … read more
Kraig
Kraig
Engineer
594 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x