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Ejecting magazine on Pioneer CDX-fm1257

I am trying to manually eject the magazine from the changer. I have figured out how to release the actual magazine, but one the one cd (that I assume was being played) is over to the side and I can't figure out how to make it go back into the cartridge. Any ideas????

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I have very gently taken a pair of needle nose pliers and grasping the edge of the cartridge that holds the disk carefully work it back into the magazine.

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