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X-box 360 scratching all my games

I have a problem,I have had a x-box 360 since christmas.And today i accidentally knocked it over and i have caused the "perfect circle scratch" on saints row 2.And since then it has caused scratches on all my games.Can anyone help ?

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  • aaron_m95 Jan 03, 2009

    Thanks man.

    I might just return it and dont tell them i knocked it over.

    But i dont have the box for it ! i dont think. :S

    Ill try sell it on ebay or something !

  • aaron_m95 Jan 03, 2009

    Thanks man.

    I might just return it and dont tell them i knocked it over.

    But i dont have the box for it ! i dont think. :S

    Ill try sell it on ebay or something !

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Return it to the store it was purchased from and ask for a replacement. Tell them it's scratching discs. Knocking it over didn't help and certainly made matters worse, but there are some 360's out there that are notorious for this.

Otherwise you'll need to call Microsoft and debate it with them.

Posted on Jan 03, 2009

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