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Need to replace dvd writer ,model ts-h653 in a hp m8300f pc .

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  • rkhicks3 Apr 17, 2008

    I have a HP Pavillion (new Jan 2007, came with Vista). Works great...just recently the DVD/CD doesn't want to open/eject. The lights are on...nothing has changed...I can hear what sounds like a faint electrical clicking sound when I press the eject button. I've removed it, tried tapping it and so just won't open. Is this what happened to you?

    please email me back at if you came up with a resolution of some sort.



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    sindy weymouth May 24, 2008

    I also have an HP pc, bought it 7 months ago. I do a lot of burning so i have to replace burners around every 6 months. I can't seem to find one to fit. The one I have is model TS-H653. I don't need the lightscribe. Do you have an idea where to get a replacement ? Do i have to remove this one and hit the pc stores ?

  • winka57 Jan 03, 2009

    I have same prolem, just recent my TS-H653 DVD has a constant green light but the draw will not open, I can open it manual but there seems to be no life. I have not changed anything on computer in ANY way it just stopped. I have tried changing cables, which port on motherboard it connects to without success, Please help

  • shelleyk Jan 04, 2009

    I also need to replace that same drive.

  • tifylinda2 Feb 27, 2009

    need to replace dvd writer model TS-H653

  • bteal21 May 07, 2009

    Can't remove dvd writer to get to memory, trying to upgrade

  • talabaez Sep 14, 2009

    Has been working fine, now the system doesn't see the drive. Have checked the cable connections; ok. Have rebooted many times to no avail. What could be bad; the drive or the cables?

  • Obakeng Diale May 11, 2010

    don't know whether u have the dvd writer or looking for it


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Yes you can replace any dvd writer you want as long as it fits on the casing

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