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CD tray wont close but remain open.

Well i reported this problem before but its different now.After a CD shattered and left a few pieces inside my CD ROM,it wouldn't open.But as i struggled i managed to get it open even to go so far as to take most of the broken CD bits out.But the problem is the CD tray wont remain closed.Even after i press the button and it goes back again,it keeps defying me.It wont close.So when i shut down i have to gently force it back to place or it will never close.Why does this happen? Shud i tek my CD ROM to the shop or is there another way?Did i some how caused it to happen?Your help would be appreciated....

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  • mattstergt Feb 27, 2009

    it broke

  • mattstergt Feb 27, 2009

    My drive wont open and Sonic DLA says my drive wont let me cuz something is using it....but doesn't say what


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Call Dell out and say to them a CD broke in my drive and it wasn't my fault...then do a puppy look, and say please could you change it (its only about £60) so yeh, I had this and it f***ed up my machine and it turned out the little spring that ejects it had snapped when a piece of CD flew into it!! PLEASE DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DO IT YOURSELF...SINCE I ALMOST HAD MY FINGER AMPUTATED WHEN THE DISK REMAINS FLEW OUT ONTO ME AFTER GETTING OUT AND A LASER REFLECTION HIT ME DIRECTLY IN MY LEFT EYE...I AM HALF BLIND ...BUT DO I CARE!!



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There may be still some peices of cd's which block the cd tray to close. So try your best to clean those by unscrewing it from ur desktop. then try it. You can also try removing the screws of cd drive and clean it inside.

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