CD player


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Don Thibeault
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CD player

Post by Don Thibeault » Mon Jul 01, 2019 6:12 pm



I have a 6 disc cd player in my 2004 1800. It gives me a "mechanical error" message when at the end of one disc, and loading the next. Is this something I can fix?



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Rambozo
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Re: CD player

Post by Rambozo » Mon Jul 01, 2019 6:58 pm

Good question, is it something you can fix? You know your skills and limitations better than anyone. The real trick will be getting any small broken plastic parts you need. Will you be able to make them?

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Re: CD player

Post by GoldWingrGreg » Mon Jul 01, 2019 8:44 pm

Your best bet is to remove the unit, and carry it into a Honda dealer so they can send it to Honda authorized repair center. The authorized repair center usually has a flat fee to repair it. You might want to contact your local Honda dealer for better direction since that Service Bulletin is rather old.

Sorry ... not able to posts PDFs. If you PM me your email address I will send you Honda's Service Bulletin.

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Big Blue UK
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Re: CD player

Post by Big Blue UK » Wed Jul 03, 2019 4:32 pm

Having got through several of them, MO is chuck the bloody thing in the bin, and get an ipod adapter


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