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There is grime build up in the reducer gears that
release the lasers assambley and pushs out the tray.
The motor is not strong enough to break
the magnet clamp that holds the game disk between
the hub and the spindle motor .

If you press eject wait 1 second and then
slap the top of the unit hard over the drive this will
break the seal and the tray should open .

try a little Vaseline under the tray in the tracks
then open and close it to work it in, this
may help a little but the drive will have to
be opened and cleaned to resolve this problem
completely

if you have any questions feel free to ask.

Rob

Posted on Nov 20, 2009

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