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Acer 5600 cd rom wont play properly, sounds like its slowing down and makes a popping noise yet it will read and save perfectly,


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The issue is that the DVD player has moved out of its place causing this to happen or requires a firmware update,
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\015\012For the firmware update look up the manufacturer's website.
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\015\012For the other one. Reseat the DVD player, Hard disk and memory and place it back in its place. Turn on the system.
\015\012Would request you to use a service manual when reseating the memory.
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\015\012This will help.
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\015\012Kindly comment
The cd-rom is starting to go bad on it, it has to do with the laser mechanism going back and forth slowly in the drive, the track that its on is starting to wear out and eventually it will get to the point where it wont move and at that time it will also stop reading cd's.

You can take a can of air and blow some gently onto the laser of the drive to make sure there isn't specs of dust or dirt that are getting in the way of the drive reading the disc but eventually the drive is going to go with the popping noises its making.

You can replace the cd-rom with any cd-rom out there, you just have to make sure its the same size physically and that also once you verify that the size is the same, you have to swap out the front door and also swap out the back connector and the drive will fit and work.



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