Question about Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
Replacing the part is very easy and yoou can find the lasers on ebay for around £15. Strip the 360 down, take out the laser from the drive and look underneath it, there is a part number underneath which will be something like: hd63. simply search ebay for that part or you can send it to us for repair If you get stuck and need help we offer a full repair service www.fixmyconsole.co.uk
Posted on Jan 18, 2009
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Oct 02, 2011 | Microsoft Xbox Console
Sep 11, 2011 | Nintendo Wii Console
Inspect and clean your disc Take a close look at the
bottom side of your game, movie, or music disc (the side without a label or
image). Are there scratches? Excessive scratches or smudges can prevent your
console from reading the disc. Clean your disc Hold the disc by
the edges without touching the top or bottom surfaces. Using a soft,
clean, slightly damp cloth, lightly wipe from the center of the disc outward.
· Note Use ONLY water to
clean the disc.
Once the disc is clean, load the disc into your
console and see if the disc plays.
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Jan 03, 2011 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
Dec 22, 2010 | Nintendo Wii Console
Check to see if there are any scratches on the disc. Scratches or marks on discs will render game discs unplayable or will freeze the game and will often show a message stating "Disc Read Error" or something to that effect. With some scratched discs, the data cannot be read and the game console may not even recognize the discs at all, giving you error messages etc. Best remedy for starters, is to try clean the discs and make sure there are no smudges or dirt marks left on the play-side of the discs. If there are any scratches on the discs, they will need repairing.
Most Game Discs, DVD's and CD's can be fixed quite easily back to "As Good As New Condition". Some home remedies or cheap repair kits may help with some light marks or very light scratches on some discs, but a professional disc repair service is usually required to repair any discs with anything more than very light scratches.
For further help on disc repairs, visit:
www.discREPAIR.ie Get Scratched Discs Repaired Back to "As Good As New Condition".
Check the "More Info" & "FAQ" Sections for further details on game disc repairs and related matters.
If you tried some home remedies and they have not worked, try sending the disc off for repair. Contact the site above for advice on repair and shipping.
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Dec 06, 2010 | Nintendo Wii Console
Aug 01, 2010 | Nintendo Wii Console
Jun 22, 2010 | Microsoft Xbox 360™ Premium White Console
Check to see if there are any scratches or laser burn marks on the discs. If there no scratches evident on the disc, try a laser lens cleaner, these are normally quite cheap.
Scratches or marks on discs will render game discs unplayable or will freeze the game and will often show a message stating "Disc Read Error" or something to that effect. Best remedy for starters, is to clean the discs and make sure there are no scratches or marks left on the play-side of the discs. A common problem that XBOX owners are reporting is; if the console is moved during play, a whirring noise is heard and then when the disc is removed, very visible laser burn rings are found on the disc.
Laser burn, looks like complete or partial circular scratches around your disc. This occurs to discs when the games console has been moved whilst playing. Discs are then impaired by a ring of laser burn, which is a circular scratch into the disc. Some home remedies may help with very light scratches on some discs but a professional disc repair service is normally required to fix laser burn scratches or damage to XBOX discs.
For further help on XBOX disc repairs or to get XBOX discs repaired back to "As Good As New Condition", visit:
Check the "More Info" & "FAQ" Sections for further details on disc repairs and related matters.
If this laser burn scenario is consistently happening to your game discs especially if the console has not been moved or bumped against while the disc is in play, the games console itself may require repair. You should contact Microsoft for assessment and guidelines.
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May 20, 2010 | Microsoft Xbox Console
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