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Cd rom I have a dell inspiron 1501 and I am trying to listen to my cd's on my computer but now the cd rom is making a really loud noise. What can I do?

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Replace the CD Rom, they are available on the net. You may pay $35-$50 and you'll be home free. You may even find an updrade i.e. DVD burner, etc. They are also very easy to replace - one screw on the bottom of laptop and just pull the CD unit out.

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