hello folks , boy oh boy Ive tried and searched and apologies if there is a post here that I missed in relation to my issue.. - so , background: MBP , 2 years old , medium to heavy use but not as much with DVD's , Logic board gone capot 2 month ago but fixed under apple warranty. - Problem: DVD reader wont read anything (tried upside down trick ) and some CD's wouldnt work either. tried to install Snow-leopard and it spits it out after 10 secs. it seems to like blank CD's or burnt Cd's but thats no good when trying to load new software.,, - phoned apple and they couldn't care less this is what the profiler says : HL-DT-ST DVDRW GSA-S10N: Firmware Revision: AP09 Interconnect: ATAPI Burn Support: Yes (Apple Shipping Drive) Cache: 2048 KB Reads DVD: Yes CD-Write: -R, -RW DVD-Write: -R, -R DL, -RW, +R, +R DL, +RW Write Strategies: CD-TAO, CD-SAO, CD-Raw, DVD-DAO Media: Insert media and refresh to show available burn speeds Come on good people I need you !!!!!!! mega super and extra thanks Rachel .