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CD and Videocard jammed in my CD Drive. Acer Aspire L320

Need help I have a blockbuster videocard stuck in my cd drive and also a cd which I'm guessing has made the videocard go right to the back stuck in there too thanks to my 2yr old.When I turn the computer on it sounds like the cd drive wants to eject but nothing comes out.Is there a way where I can safely remove it myself without wrecking it or is it better to take the apire L320 to a repairer? Please help ASAP

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  • DACOP May 08, 2008

    If it's of any use I have the Acer 91.42R37.001 CD-RW/DVD ROM Combo,can I remove the whole thing ,open it up and take them out without wrecking it???

  • ntdonnaw Aug 24, 2008

    i have two discs stuck in my acer l320 is it an easy task to do myself in opening it up and opening the drive or does it need to go to a shop

  • Anonymous Aug 25, 2008

    T320 floppy disc 3 1/2 disc went in and seems to have disappeared I opened the back but I only seemed to be able to pull the module about a half out the front of unit when it stops ; large discs go in and play still. I would like to remove small disc player from unit

  • Anonymous Oct 13, 2008

    i put a cd in my computer disk-drive but i accidentally placed it wrongly when i shut the disk drive i realized i had place the disk incorrectly i tried ejecting the disk but it wont open it sounds as if it wants to eject but can't how can i open my disk drive ?

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On the face of the cd drive their should be a small hole. Use a paper clip and press in. It might take a little force but not too much. That is the emergency open on most CD/DVD drives.

Posted on Oct 13, 2008

Any newer optic drive will work.

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