Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T30 2366 Notebook ?

T30 thinkpad (pretty old) does not read the cds I inster to burn a music cd. It keeps telling me to insert a cd when I allready did that.


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Apparently your CD drive is failing because it's old. If you know\015\012anything about electronics, you can try to recalibrate the\015\012laser potentiometer or can replace the unit with a good one.
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