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CRX880A rom on compaq c500 notebook not working

I have compaq c500 notebook with the CRX880A cdrom. when i insert a cd, the drive does not turn. usually it spins and i can hear the noise or feel it turn. but now nothing. the eject button works and the light works. the device manager shows the drive and says its working properly. but it doesn't work. any help pls?

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The disk spin motor either gave out or became disconnected. Repair or replacement of the drive might be your only options.

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