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DVD-RW not working

My DVD drive (Pioneer DVD-RW DVR-K12RA) hsa stopped working. It will not read or run DVD's, DVD-RW's, CD's, CD ROM's or DVD-ROM's of any kind. It recognizes that there is a disc in the drive as it tries to load it but when it gets to a certain point it just stops and continuously trie to read the disc but will never run it. I've tried lens cleaner everything on it, i've tried to see if there is any dust anywhere that would stop it from working. I have also updated drivers but it still doesn't work. Anyone know how to fix this or has any idea whats actually wrong with it?

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Hi, in my experiance 99 times out of 100, it's the CD/DVD gone kaput! sorry... they seem to be rather delicate devices and fail for often NO apperant reason. I suggest ya take it to a reputable "PC Guy" Get a FIRM QUOTE, and replace the unit. If ya tech savy then buy a new unit and replace it, it is REAL simple to do so ya self, usually the sorta "Plug In" I bet that solves ya problem.. :)

Posted on Feb 08, 2008

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