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#1 bgreen86

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Posted 09 March 2010 - 10:24 PM

I was trying to copy a few dvd's and the first one did not work while writing. When I took the previously blank dvd out it had a lot of streaks of some type of oily substance on the underside of the dvd. I tried a second movie and when I took the following previously blank dvd out after writing, the movie worked, but had some oily streaks on the top of the dvd. Question: Is my dvd rom crashing or leaking some type of bearing oil or what does anyone think of this problem?

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#2 garmanma

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Posted 10 March 2010 - 10:19 AM

My guess is the circuitry inside has a capacitor leaking
Quite common when they start going bad

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