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Reads the games but only says close tray and open tray

I was playing ncaa 09 and i suddenly heard a strange sound in my xbox. So i turned it off and turned it back off. When it came on it said open tray. So I did that, then it said reading, after it said reading it said open tray and wouldn't let me play none of my games because it goes back 2 saying open tray after it reads the discs.

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  • flaco0913 Jan 11, 2009

    it wont play no disc

  • claunat12 Jan 12, 2009

    I have the same problem

  • deadiac Jan 12, 2009

    Yes I have the same problem on both my xbox 360s. I am so mad and been searching for a solution for a while.

  • tru3swagg90z Jan 12, 2009

    it spins all my games fast and you can hear it scatching it

  • mooseknucke Jan 12, 2009

    yes

  • Gottogobro00 Jan 12, 2009

    mine is doing the samething but a message comes up and says it not a playable disc and then my tray keeps opening and closing on its own

  • tru3swagg90z Jan 13, 2009

    ok i took the top off the dvd drive so da magnetic wnt get stuck and it keeps spinning really fast and scratching up my games

  • robbster424 Apr 05, 2009

    When i try to play ANY game the screen says "open tray" then "reading" then again "open tray." it won't let me play any games. what should i do?

  • hardcore_sk8 May 11, 2010

    so if u restarted the system it would have just went to the main screen saying "Open Tray"?

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Unplug everything to your 360 for at least three o four hours without touching it.I works everytimefor me

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It sounds like you will need a drvie replacement or motor. Sometimes the magnetic disc on the motor comes loose and it sticks to the top of the dvd drive cover and causes it to not function. We can fix this for you if your interested email us.
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    No, do not run the disc with the top cover off this will scratch your discs. If the magnet is still attached to the motor drive then the problem with your drive is elsewhere. You most likely need the laser replaced or a new dvd drive. Keep in mind if you replace the dvd drive that the dvd drive is married to the motherboard and you will need to transfer the bin info from the old drive to the new drive in order to play games.

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