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HL-DT-DVD-RW GSA H60L DVDE DRIVE

Hi, I was running a DVD and it started making strange babnging noises and then a white, thin foam ring fell out of it. I perfectly fits over the inner ring of a DVD, so suppose it is used fo turning the disk. Do you know how I would go about placing it back in the device? I cannot find a repair manual. thanks

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I just posted a reply to another message that is almost the same. Could be you. It is the foam pad ring from a new CD or DVD spindle that was stuck on a disc that you put in and missed it. It does not go back in the drive. It goes in the trash.
The ring is used hold the discs solidly on new retail spindle. The noise was the drive strugging with an unbalanced disc.

If you caught it right away and nothing hit the laser or lens you are ok. Try reading or burning another disc.

Cheers

Posted on Dec 27, 2008

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