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A CD/DVD has to have a defect before it breaks. A drive won't break a CD/DVD under standard conditions. I'm also going to say the motor can't do it either, it'll burn out before it reaches the RPMs necessary.

As for the topic, it's obviously fake or user error.
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I'm confused why people always say the company will settle out of court on something like this, or the guy will just get paid. Surely this is incredibly easy to refute, and would cost the guy an arm and a leg (or maybe just a hand) to pursue legally.

I'm not a lawyer, but it seems like you'd be an idiot to argue this situation.

Not to mention that the motor isn't even spinning when you are closing the door.
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