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Just spins so i put any sort of disc into my x box and the disc just spins and nothing happens. it dosent tell me that it cant read the cd or dvd or game. I just press "open tray" put the disc in then i press "close tray" and i hear it spin for a little then nothin. and my warranty is over.

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This sounds like a samsung drive, the laser is probably dead or on its way out or it could also be the small belt that is stretched and to weak to shut the drive properly, either way the machine will need to be stripped down and repaired.

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Posted on Mar 01, 2009

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