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Disk drive does not close

I turned my 360 on and after about ten to fifteen minutes playing it made a horrable noise and now the disk drive will not close. i turn it off and the disk drive goes in and then it pops back out agian.

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  • Anonymous Jan 02, 2008

    i turned my 360 on and after about ten to fifteen minutes playing it
    made a horrable noise and now the disk drive will not close. i turn it
    off and the disk drive goes in and then it pops back out agian. Can you help me?

  • Anonymous Jun 23, 2008

    whenever i close the tray it pops back open right away or else it jams partway open

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If you are out of warrenty you can open the box and remove the rom drive. Take the top and the tray out of the drive. Push the assembly that the drive attaches to shut and notice to the right side of the drive there is a peice of white plastic that engades a switch. It will probably fall just short of engageing the swith so take a small rubber bumper and trim it down just small enough to fit on the end of the plastic peice. you can use any thing you can to stick on there and fill the gap. you can hook up the drive and test it with out putting the whole box back together. This makes it easy to tweak it if need be. Good luck and I hope this helps you out!!

Posted on Oct 03, 2007

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Check there is nothing obstructing the drive. Are you using an aftermarket faceplate? If so, take it off and try opening and closing the disc tray. If the problem persists, it's likely you'll have to get in touch with Microsoft for a repair.

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