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#1 of 3 Old 10-05-2005, 11:51 AM - Thread Starter
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Ok, can someone tell me what to do with this/convince me to throw it away?

We have a portable DVD player that my mom and her husband gave to us 2 years ago. The reason they gave it to us is because it is a 6-7 hour drive to their house and they thought it would be nice to have for ds on the car ride (which we do about 6 times/year). It was - it was great...until it stopped working about a year after they gave it to us. We only ever used it in the car therefore it was used about 6 times. So I know it's silly but I feel uncomfortable just throwing it out since it was used so little and because of who gave it to us. But I doubt it's worth fixing. When we do the drive now we just bring the laptop and play dvd's on that.

What would you do with it?

ds 5/8/02

Allison, mom to ds born May 2002
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ebay... other people who are willing to pay cheap and fix it will buy it. You'd probably only get like 5 bucks, but that's more than you had before. And it's one less thing in the landfill.
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throw it out. its cheeper nowdays to buy new than fix. sad but true
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