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Can't read the disc !!

I had a problem w/. my bose 321 that i bought less than 2 years ago.
It happened lately now everytime i rent a movie and play w/. it
at beginning always fine but when it is in the middle of the movie
it stops and said CAN'T READ THE DISC.
So i tried to clean it w/. the lens disc cleaner
and then play the movie again and it happens again not long after, saying CAN'T RED THE DISC.
And then i tried to play it w/ . my portable dvd player
all the movies had no problem at all. It played fine till the end.
plz help me w/. this anyone !!!

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I replayced dvd cd-rom myself it's very simple repair and it cost me $20.00 for new dvd rom. Don't buy CD-RW but just simple black dvd-rom.
I hope this will get you going again.

Posted on Mar 27, 2008


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