Originally Posted by HD Goofnut
Really? I have never had a disc freeze up during HD DVD playback. My only issue was from newer combo discs released last December and January. For some odd reason the HD DVD side would not work without the latest firmware, but after updating everything has worked fine.
Check some AVC encoded movies with your 2.8 firmware, as i heard there are some jaggies with those movies, but since you have a CRT @ 1080i you likely had no issue.
I would at least save it in case you get a new display.