what are the files? avi/mpg AVI's
are u using nero express to burn? Nero 7
are the movies/shows you play on your pc out of sync b4 u burn or just when u burn them to disc? Just after burning
need more info
Is it normal for one 40minute episode to take almost 4 hours to change to an MPEG using TMPGEnc? thats how long it looks like its going to take.