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Compaq Laptop CD Drive

I'm buying a used Compaq laptop, and the CD drive is broken. Do I need to buy a specific brand/type of internal CD drive or will any one work?

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You will need to get the one that suits this model. Best thing to do "if you can" is get the model/part number of the faulty CD drive and do a google search for it. You will find alot of spares on Ebay so you can search there for the part number. As long as the part number is correct, dont worry if they are advertising it for another laptop. Last thing make sure that you get the colour to match your laptop as they can come in different colours (black,grey, etc)

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