My cd/dvd drive won't eject. With a CD inserted the drive is locked closed as normal. When I press the 'eject' button the drive unlocks but it does not spring open. Clearly the "lock and release" mechanism is working, it is the "spring" mechanism that is broken.
I have one of these laptops:
I recently repaired the laptop and have some left over bits (oops) which may or may not be related (I kind of think it isn't related). The question is here: http://www.experts-exchange.com/Hardware/Laptops_Notebooks/Q_22065669.html