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Cd changer CD cartridge is jammed in system and cannot be ejected. Why did this happen? When the receiver is turned on you can hear the motor trying to eject the cartridge.

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  • jgutierrez Nov 04, 2007

    CD cartridge is jammed in system and cannot be ejected. Why did this happen? When the receiver is turned on you can hear the motor trying to eject the cartridge

  • Anonymous Nov 26, 2007

    The CD changer gets stuck in the unit. The motor runs to eject it, but nothing happens. I'm wondering if this is a problem common to the lIfestye 25?



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No, its not dirt on the mechanism that is causing this problem.  The gear on the drive motor has slipped off.  Apparently this is a common problem with Bose systems.  I discovered this myself after taking my unit apart to remove a stuck CD.  Once I slipped the gear back on and plugged in the machine, out came the CD.  Go to the following web site for more specifics on this fix and how to open your Bose Case without damaging it:
These guys verified what I found to be the problem and give positive solutions.  This was way better than paying Bose to fix an apparent design problem, that they should recall.

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Could be some dirt on mechanism. Try to open cover, remove disc and clean it. Unplug it from power first, of course!

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