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You need to buy the correct replacement lens - usually on ebay is a good selection. Keywords - Bose Laser. Email the seller, and ask for help to identify which lens you need.

Then disassemble your machine, and install the new lens.

If that's too complicated for you, have a local technician do the work.

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