I got absolutely no help from philips apart froma pointed finger in the direction of a workshop which cost 2700 Danish kroner. This was, luckily, sorted through my house insurance. I would not and will not buy any other philips product. Hope you other guys and girls find happier endings to your problems.
Over and out
there are normally two kind of problems I discoverd.
1.) Unit is not switching on : This is a fault in the power supply. This has to be repaired on component level.
2.) Unit is not booting correctly : This could be a problem with one of the drives defect. If you have basic
skills you could try to open the unit and change the DVD Rom against another standard drive to
Hopefully this helps to bring some of the units back to live ;-)