DVD Recorder Repair Services

We specialise in the repair of Panasonic DVD recorders exhibiting a wide range of faults, please see the list below of common faults, if your Panasonic recorder fault is not listed below please drop me an email with the model number and description of the fault and I will get back to you.

Fault - "Self Checking" This is a common fault in models DMR-E55, E65, E85 and E95 recorders. The symptoms are that the recorder fails to start up continually turning off and re-entering the self check mode. This can be repaired for a flat rate cost of £40 (exc costs of getting the recorder to us and back to you post repair).

Fault - Loss of Freeview channels (models include DMR-EX75, EX85, EZ45, EZ47, EZ48, EZ49, EX95, EX98 and EX99. If your recorder is no longer able to receive or tune into freeview TV channels this is due to failed components on the main circuit board. This can be repaired for a flat rate cost of £40 (exc costs of getting the recorder to us and back to you post repair).

Fault - No Power - Models DMR-ES30, EZ47, EZ48, EZ49, EX95, EX98, EX99 DVD/VHS Combi recorder that fails to power on can be repaired for a flat rate cost of £40 (exc costs of getting the recorder to us and back to you post repair).

Fault - "No Read" - DMR-EX75, EX85, EX77, EX87, EX95, EX98, EZ25, EZ27, EZ28, EZ45, EZ47,EZ48, EZ49, ES15 models that are suddenly failing to read any type of disk and make sounds resembling - 4 clicking/knocking/graunching sounds followed by a short pause and then another click/knock (also displaying the disk symbol regardless if a disk is present or not) are showing signs of a failed DVDRAM drive. This can be repaired at a one off cost of £160 (excluding courier costs). £100 payable up front in all cases to cover the cost of parts.


If your model is not listed above but is displaying the mentioned symptoms, please drop us an email with the model number and exact symptoms.

We will supply and fit the parts required to repair this fault, test the repaired recorder and clean the unit inside and out (including the optical drive laser lens and drive spindle) as part of the repair.


When your recorder comes for repair we can also make it region free (allows playback from disks from all regions) If you require this service in addition to your scheduled repair an additional charge of £5 will be added to the repair costs.