Having problems with your HP Compaq Presario V2000 Notebook ?

Dvd hi, i have a compaq presario v2000 of which the dvd/cd component is not working well.. the play is fractured every 1/2 sec. i would be eternally grateful if you could offer some idea of what the problem may be, where to fix it in toronto and how much it might be. thank you thank you thank you will thank you :)


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It sounds like some dust or hair has landed on the Laser Lens (The\015\012component responsible for reading the data on the CD) and is\015\012interfering with the playback , to clean this your self you will need a\015\012laser lens cleaning kit to safely remove the debris.
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\015\012You should be able to purchase a kit from the Best buy in Toronto
\015\01265 Dundas Street West, Toronto+1 416-642-8321 , that's their details.
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\015\012If you're finding that after cleaning the disk the DVD is still skipping try cleaning the cd , as debris on the CD itself can also cause interference for the laser lens. if you end up needing
Hi bbojr,

Does is the problem only present when you are watching a DVD or whenever you are just watching a movie?
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