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Drawer does not open when button pushed. Access ligght blinks. Same when rod inserted in hole under drawer.

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  • valandgordon May 29, 2011

    The problem is getting at teh rubber belt. I can take the cover off the bottom of the drive, but this does not expose the rubber belt. I can't work out how to get the cover off the top (and sides, since it is one unit) to expose the workings of the drawer mechanism.

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You should replace the rubber belt of your drive

Posted on May 29, 2011

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    melndream May 31, 2011

    It is impossible to take off the cover of the drive when the tray is not ejected. Please eject the CD tray first by pushing the emergency eject hole with a straightened paper clip then open the Optical Drive unit cover.

  • valandgordon May 31, 2011

    Thanks. I'd already tried that before removing the drive from the computer. I needed a drive sooner rather than later, so I bought an new one.

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