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Samsung drive is not reading anything

My disc drive is a samsung and jus recently stopped reading anything. i have taken notice that it doesn't make that humming sound that it does wen the game is read an starts to play. i have taken the disc motor out to try to clean an lube but it stubborn to get in the lil thing. i jus need the disk to spin again...

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  • seiryu1313 Jan 03, 2009

    i jus got it bout 2or 3 months now

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How old is it its probably time to find a new one

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