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Sony DRX 820U won't eject.

Unit used to work well, but not used in several months. Unit shows power, but will not open up either by using the button on top or by selecting "eject" from my computer. Removed and added the unit back with little success. Just sits there with the green light slowly blinking. there should not be a disk in the unit. Any help appreciated.

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Re: Sony DRX 820U won't eject.

Stick a paperclip in the small hole in the tray...sounds like the disk that's in it is causing disk in it...uh oh...I smell in toast.

Posted on Aug 27, 2007

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