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Optical drive failure

My internal dirve immediatle ejects dvd's and cd's. Not recognising any type, either media or blank. I need to upgrade to Leopard and need the drive to do this. Is the drive finished? Any Cheap external alternatives? Or are there any do it yourself fixes to the problem?. The drive is a : PIONEER DVD-RW  DVR-K06


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