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You Will Need
- A Phillips-head screwdriver
- Cotton swabs
- A small screwdriver (optional)
Disconnect the player
Unplug your disc player and disconnect all the audio cables.
Put it on a level surface
Put your disc player on a level surface, like a table or desk.
Unscrew the cover
Remove the screws that secure the cover.
Remove the cover
Remove the cover.
Plug it in
Plug the power cable of your disc player into an outlet.
Eject the tray
Eject your disc player’s tray or carousel, if it has one.
Find the lens
Locate your player’s laser lens. This should be beneath where the tray or carousel sits when it is closed.
If your disc player contains a lens cover held in place by screws, remove it with a small screwdriver.
Clean the lens
Lightly brush the surface of the lens with a cotton swab.
Screw on cover
Screw the lens cover back into place if applicable.
Replace the cover
Replace the cover and its screws.
Close the tray
Close the player’s tray or carousel.
Reconnect the player
Reconnect the disc player to the rest of the stereo, if necessary. Now rock on.