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My Toshiba ts-h653 cd/dvd RW drive failed. the

My Toshiba ts-h653 cd/dvd RW lightscribe drive in my HP desktop computer failed.

The DVD is stuck inside, and the drawer won't open under power or manually with a wire in the release hole.

I removed the drive. How do I get the case cover open to see what the situation is and remove the DVD disk?

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If the drive is trashed, just force the drawer open. If you don't want to do that, you should be able to disassemble the drive enough to get the disk out by removing screws... Sometimes the screws are underneath stickers, or warranty stickers, etc etc.

Posted on May 09, 2010

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