This vintage and sought after Akai CD-D1 is in a very nice condition. CD tray door opens to accept CD then spins once. However CD does not play music.
Seems as if track head is either stuck and or head motor is bad. CD door mechanism opens automatically when eject is pressed and cd's can be removed.The steel and aluminum outer case is in beautiful condition considering its vintage. Photos attached show all sides of this unit. Some minor scratches exist on the top cover from other stacked components when it was in its installed position on a rack. Buttons and dials all move freely without resistance when depressed or turned. LED display and lighting seem to function without any dimming or discoloration. Power cord in good condition.
Please note this unit must be repaired in order to regain proper operation. The item "Vintage and Rare Akai Compact Disc Player Model CD-D1 Manufactured in 1983" is in sale since Friday, September 15, 2017.This item is in the category "Consumer Electronics\Vintage Electronics\Vintage Audio & Video\Vintage Parts & Accessories\Vintage Manuals". The seller is "the-bold" and is located in Secaucus, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Bahamas, Viet nam, Uruguay, Barbados, Ecuador, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Peru.