Noisy cd rom drive

  JONJO2004 20:00 07 Jul 2004

Help my cd rom drive has started to make noises like someone playing marraccas, when i boot it up and will not load any programmes has any one any idea why?

  Diodorus Siculus 19:51 10 Jul 2004

May need to be replaced; given that you can get a decent r/rw drive for about £20 it is probably worth doing.

  hellred 13:44 13 Jul 2004

I had a similar proplem on a very old PC all i did i spray WD40 into the underside where all the gears and bit are and it works perfect now and no noise/ it would not read CDs before as it was not running right it does it perfectlty now !!

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