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  1. #1

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    Jan 18, 2007
    Bad optical drive maybe?
    Quick question,

    Got a Powerbook G4, 1.67.

    I thought I had a bad superdrive. It would fire up, accept CD, eject CD's however never detect the CD is OSX.

    Purchased a new superdrive from Ifixit, installed, and have exactly the same symptoms.

    Anything else this could be?

    Thanks in advance.

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    Jan 04, 2005
    Modesto, Ca.
    iMac late 2007 10.11.b4, iMac 2008 10.10.5, Macbook2007 10.7.5, Mac Mini 10.7.5, iPhone 3GS Note 8!!
    What if you put in the OSX CD/DVD and hold down C. Will it boot from it or does that spit out also? This is right at Power Up.

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