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My cd drive will not work. the cd goes in my computer makes some noise as if it is going round but nothing happens. it is like this for music cd's and cd rom's

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Sounds like your drive motor gear is bad... Its time to replace the Unit. If its under warranty call your warranty provide, otherwise you will need to purchase a new drive and install it. Installation is VERY easy on a CD drive and can be done in only a few minutes in most cases.
However if you have reservations about doing it, I recommend contacting someone who is comfortable working on computers!
Sorry we couldn't fix it... sometimes they just break!
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Posted on Jul 19, 2008

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