USB 2 enclosures would be less expensive, but not as fast and on my iMac the USB ports get used a lot more than the firewire ports do. Posted on Apr 17, 8: I have tried blowing air, hitting it, resetting PRM, repairing permissions – and still nothing. Apple is aware obviously after ‘s of complaints – but has choosen to use the silent treatment here and not stand behind their product. May 16, 2:

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MATSHITA DVD-R UJJ – Anyone have problems with this drive? : DVD Authoring

Results 1 to 4 of 4. Posted on Matdhita 17, 6: A lot of delicate things in there to watch for when working on it. It would be hard to justify the extra expense if I were to replace it today. Liquid and computers don’t mix. Alvin Bias Alvin Bias.

Don’t jump in unless you are mechanically inclined. Do you know how they differ in speed.

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It’ll cost you double that of a replacement internal drive, but matshita dvd r uj 85j you have to pay someone to replace the internal drive it will work out half the price.

,atshita I had a bad SuperDrive. USB 2 enclosures would be less expensive, but not as fast and on my iMac the USB ports get used a lot more than the firewire ports do. I will do a spot of shopping!

MATSHITA DVD-R UJJ – replacement? – Apple Community

User profile for user: A nice new LaCie DL Firewire optical drive will run rings around the original Matshita drive, both in performance and reliability. Apr 17, 7: I’m up for doing the replacement but want to know if im replacing it with the right one – hence my question – what mattshita the suffixes mean?

Question marked as Solved User profile for user: Matshita dvd r uj 85j a USB one do the job just as well as a firewire one?

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Reply Helpful Thread reply – more options Link to this Post. Complete instructions and the needed parts are available on iFixit: All times are GMT No mac book pro 17″. Guess it 8j a software problem and not a hardware one.

Dec 25, 6: Keep drinks and matshita dvd r uj 85j liquids away from your expensive electronics!

If anyone knows of a direct replacement with better performance, please let me know. The time now is To start the conversation again, simply ask a new question. This article may help some Posted on Apr 17, 8: Hi, I have finally given up with my slowly worsening superdrive, like many others matshita dvd r uj 85j seems – cant burn anything now, though had a brief respite with compressed air.