Skip navigation

Macbook reads DVD's but not CD's

208 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Sep 9, 2013 12:59 PM by laundry bleach RSS
in the outback Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
Currently Being Moderated
Sep 9, 2013 7:28 AM

Back in March 2013 I had my DVD/CD optical driver replaced as I could not read/write CD's on it and towards the end DVD's. I thought the problem was fixed as DVDs and CD's were playing fine again. I just rented a movie on line (whether this is connected I do not know) and now it wont read CD's!  The driver tries to read the CD (Ive tried 5 different ones so far - including one brand new never played), has a few goes then spits it out without any error message.

 

What can I do? Is there a fix? Can I get a replacement on a faulty optical driver seeing as it was less than a year ago?

MacBook Pro, Mac OS X (10.7.2)
  • laundry bleach Level 5 Level 5 (6,875 points)
    Currently Being Moderated
    Sep 9, 2013 12:59 PM (in response to in the outback)

    If your MacBook is outside of warranty or an AppleCare plan I am afraid you are out of luck. Repairs come with a 90 day warranty of their own, but that has passed as well. It looks like you will need to pay for another repair.

     

    Best of luck.

Actions

More Like This

  • Retrieving data ...

Bookmarked By (0)

Legend

  • This solved my question - 10 points
  • This helped me - 5 points
This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the Apple Support Communities Terms of Use.