The gear was used in Sony CD changers produced in the mid to late 1990s. It is a part of the CD tray and is responsible for the CD tray rotating.
Faulty gear can be replaced with 3D printed one.
Video showing replacement gear in operation.
Gear is compatible with following devices:
CDP-C23, CDP-C235, CDP-C245, CDP-C265, CDP-C345, CDP-C435, CDP-C445, CDP-C545, CDP-C661, CDP-C745, CDP-CA9ES, CDP-CE335, CDP-CE415, CDP-C250Z, CDP-CA8ES, CDP-CE525.
However, it might work also with other devices – just check your service manual.
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Thank you very much. My turntable spins again, just like new! https://www.facebook.com/100001166989376/videos/pcb.3577890518926479/3578844442164420
How is the gear held in place on the spindle? It looks like there is a split washer.
Hello, yes, there is a snap ring that holds the gear on the spindle.
Worked marvelously to repair the disc changer gear in a Sony CDP-CE525!
Hi Melissa, Thank you for your feedback! I’ve included CDP-CE525 to the list of compatible devices.
Good Gear!! Thank You