Missed out the submission. More comments. I’m truly going the whole contracting cycle, including the delay and upsets.
Called up Apple Care early in the morning. Although simple failure, it’s still warranted!
My DVD slot-loading drive is having a major case of blockage. Shucks. It’s a very simple failure: the sponge that cleans up discs sort of disintegrated. Could Apple have lost some grip while Jobs is out? Hehe.