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I have a matsui mch 203 in good condition but the cd portion

starts and aftewr approx 20/30...
I have a matsui mch 203 in good condition but the cd portion starts and aftewr approx 20/30 seconds goes back to the beginning ?
JA: What's the make/model of your device? How old is it?
Customer: MCH 203 and dont know the age but quite old but hardly used
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This can happen if the spindle motor is worn. When it detects resistance it will go back to the start of the disc again.

A lack of use can actually cause the motor to seize prematurely. Perhaps a few plays in quick succession will help free it up.

If that does not help, the spindle motor will need to be replaced to fix this problem.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
The motor and disc spin well but even so it plays the first portion again without stopping.Could it be the repeat function has to do with it ?

No, the repeat function would repeat an entire track. Since it is only playing 30 seconds and then going back to the start, the motor is meeting some resistance.

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