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To repair a scratched CD, rub a dry Mr. Clean Magic Eraser or an oil-based material such as petroleum jelly or toothpaste over the surface of the disc in straight lines from the center outwards. Alternatively, slightly h... More »

Once a CD is cracked, it is damaged beyond repair.Do not attempt to use a CD that is broken or cracked. More »

The most common cause for CD players to skip is dirty CDs. Other issues that can cause the problem include scratched CDs, badly made CDs, dirty drives and faulty drives. More »

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