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Old 07-21-2003, 11:17 PM   #1
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dvd drive making funny noises while reading

My dvd drive make some odd noises any time it reads. I can mount and unmount fine and access cd's fine but the noise is really annoying. Thanks for any help.
Old 07-21-2003, 11:22 PM   #2
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Your DVD is stuffed.... I had the same problem and then one day it just died..!
not much you can do..!


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