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My teac DV-28E drive does not play dvd's or cd's. It used to work just fine.
I would suggest putting the model number into ebay and ordering a new one. They are simple to remove and replace as there is either one screw on the bottom or under the keyboard holding it in. Trying to clean or replace the lazer is a waste of time I find.
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