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I own a 2008 vw Passat and I have a cd stuck inside my cd

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hello. I own a 2008 vw Passat and I have a cd stuck inside my cd player and I can't get it out. any recommendations. would replacing the radio fuse help?
JA: Have you located the fuse box? Do you know the fuse number?
Customer: no but I did read something about a fuse 8, 15 amp for a 2002 Passat.
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I've tried turning the car n and holding the evict button for 3 minutes, then pushing the on off button on and off while holding the evict button
putting a small portion of another cd in to help lift it up
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: not that I can think of.
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  Wolfgang replied 4 months ago.

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I am confident we can resolve your problem together. Please
understand that I don't know your skill level. In most cases when you have a problem
with the way the vehicle performs, specialized tooling is required to acquire computer
data/information or engine testing results. We didn’t build these complicated vehicles; we
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Are the cd's original or are they burnt cd's?