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Mac Power Book G4 - Won't accept ANY Media in Cd / DVD

Help!
I insert  a cd or dvd in the slot....

makes a weird sound  twice...
then spits it out.

Is the cd / dvd burner player toasted?
Can I fix it or should I just get an external burner player drive?
Thanks,
DB

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Yes, your burner is toast. Go order you a new one, open this puppy up, and install it. No need to worry about voiding the warranty, cause your warranty has long expired on this old beast. If your hands are unsteady or your tech skills a bit rusty, then pay someone to do it.

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