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Xbox 360 disk drive does not close

I was playing my 360 this morning and then it made a horrible noise so i opened the disk drive and closed it and it opened again . the disk drive does not stay shut

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Hi there. There is a solution out there, called the 'rubberband mod'. By tieing a rubberband to the rail on which the laser slides, you restrict the movement of the laser, and force it to stay within a readable range. It is essentially a bumper. Here's a link with a video that gives all the info on it; http://www.360mods.net/News/article/sid=71.html Hope that helps ! cheebster.

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