Portege 7200: DVD Dock stuck!

I have a Portege 7200 with a DVD dock. After having docked and undocked several times without problem, the PC is suddenly stuck fast and catches will not move. Everyone had and solved the same problem please?
Thank you
Jane

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Hello Jane

Do not have this good old classic, but I've seen several times. It's really hard to tell what happens there, but according to your applicant, I presume that there may be simply mechanical problem.

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