Message from discussion Sony CDP-C335 carousel doesn't align with clamping assembly.
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From: "Mark Zacharias" <mark_zachar...@labolgcbs.net>
Subject: Re: Sony CDP-C335 carousel doesn't align with clamping assembly.
Date: Sat, 10 Nov 2012 13:35:47 -0600
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"David Farber" <farberbear.uns...@aol.com> wrote in message
> This Sony CDP-C335 is just a few millimeters away from working properly.
> When the 5 disk carousel rotates the CD into place, the clamping mechanism
> closes but the metal pin in the clamping mechanism which is supposed to
> line up with the hole in the carousel is not lining up properly. It either
> makes a loud snapping noise as the pin forces its way through the hole in
> the carousel or the clamping mechanism jams completely as it cannot force
> its way into place since the alignment between the two is off. The belt in
> the carousel mechanism has good tension and is not slipping. Anyone seen
> this problem before?
> Thanks for your reply.
> David Farber
> Los Osos, CA
I think I would look at the flat wire from the carousel down to the main
board. Seen a few bad, and the opto-sensing would certainly be affected by