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My LG DVD-ROM can't read

By mixomai
Sep 12, 2011
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  1. Hi guys i have lg dvd room which stopped working.
    it can read dvd discs but cant read cds
    well i took out it and cleaned lasser
    when i put cd it worked fine but when i did second time
    was same proble.
    i cleaned it second time and same things happened ...
    can anyone help me ?
     
  2. Route44

    Route44 TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 11,966   +70

    How old is this drive?
     
  3. SKYSTAR

    SKYSTAR TS Enthusiast Posts: 207

    if it is old ( 3 years or more ) then you need to buy a new one
     
  4. mixomai

    mixomai TS Rookie Topic Starter

    S::S

    damn its 6 years old but wtf it soemtimes works sometimes not
     
  5. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Yes replace it, they are not expensive now. Under $20 here in the USA
     
  6. mixomai

    mixomai TS Rookie Topic Starter

    its after 30$ here damnit D :D
     
  7. Route44

    Route44 TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 11,966   +70

    If your old one had been functioning for 6 years consider yourself fortunate. The average is 2 to 5 years.
     

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