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Cd drawer on BOSE system making noise on opening and closing

It sounds like it needs to be oiled but know I cannot. Can anyone help without dismantle / workshops.

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  • fredaoc Dec 17, 2008

    Kirk,thanks so much for your help.Freda

  • fredaoc Dec 17, 2008

    No am currently living in Johannesburg South Africa.

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Ok this is a belt driven drawer the noise is there is a little gear made from plastic . the cause is there are teeth missing from the gear .due to /pushing drawer manually or forced shut / or kids / now this this will have to go to bose for repair i was a bose agent for repairs and yes this is the worst bit it will cost £140 TO £200 POUNDS if you send it now you will not get it back before christmas best regards kirk brown

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    kirk Dec 17, 2008

    are you in the uk Freda . regards kirk

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