Toyota Camry, CD player won't accept a cd

Asked by Aug 08, 2016 at 12:06 PM about the 2011 Toyota Camry LE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When cold accepts cd and plays once warmed ejects cd and u can't insert another

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113,605

Sounds like a transistor or programmer chip problem with the unit itself, you can go to the dealer and have it taken out and sent in for repair, wait until it is fixed and then go back and have it reinstalled and recoded, or you can go to someplace like car toys and have the system replaced with an after market unit, and finally if you want to take a chance find a used one with the wrecked or destroyed vehicles vin attached, and have the dealer install it and recode it.

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I seem to recall a Toyota Service Bulletin(s) concerning issues as you describe. You would have to access them through your Mechanic who subscribes to Toyota Tech info for details. You might try a "Reset". See if you can find a Radio/CD fuse or 2. I seem to remember Radio Fuse #1...and...Radio Fuse #2. Remove both and wait about 5 min. then re-install and check operation of the equipment in question. Get back to us with results.

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I have been hearing beeping in the dash.radio controls doesn't work correctly and cd player doesn't except cds.

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Is this a different vehicle than stated above?

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Where do you find the fuses?

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3,720

The fuse for the Audio System should be under the Dash...or...at the left side kick panel. The fuse cover should ID the fuses. Good Luck

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Solved: Just press Eject button for 10-20 second until "CD in" disappear.

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3,720

Thank you for this input.

I was on a long trip and my Toyota wouldn't accept the CD all of the sudden. It would say there was already a CD inside. I was bored so as I was driving I kept turning the player on and off. Sometimes it would act like there was no CD in the player and that's when I would push the CD in. Eventually it accepted the CD and it's still working.

113,605

Kat, have you tried cleaning it with one of those CD disc's with small brushes on it, I had one in my house that was doing the same thing until it cleaned it, and it is still working, so now I clean it at least every other month.

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Oh wow, I didn't even know a CD player brush existed. Thanks Tennisshoes!

113,605

Yep, getting a little hard to find in stores anymore, some electronic places still have them, but EBay has quite a choice.

i have a 2007 toyota sienna radio i tried playing someone cd they say want music on and it got stuck then an error got cd out now it want except any cd's

3,720

Check the above comments about removing and replacing radio fuses. Get back with results.

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