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Xbox 360 open tray error

My xbox 360 has a benq dvd drive and wont load any disc put into it..dvd..360 games..anything....i can beat on it to get it to load things but...it takes upwards to a half an hour of beatings b4 it loads and frankly it makes my wrist hurt

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  • Diabolus Mar 11, 2009

    Yeah i think instead of screwing around with parts im just goona by a replacemnt drive and flash it for my xbox..ive opened it up and cleaned the rails and lens and it still does it...think maybe the lens is out of alaingment?

  • Diabolus Mar 14, 2009

    I FIXED IT.....i saw a video a kid had posted on youtube about moving a screw directly behind the laser....i saw this before...its called pot calibration and best to only do it if u have a volatage meter.



    Anyways i moved the left screw slightly to the left and now it reads discs like it should! that kid just saved me alot of time/money..if anyone else is having this problem and u have no other alternative try it out. if u have any questions message me.

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Sounds like the whole assembly is off track or ruined. here is a great site that you can use to order the complete assembly and replace this malfunctioning one. Click here.

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    Michael Masters Mar 11, 2009

    yes, the alignment is crucial to optimal performance. the DVD drives on the link i provide are way better than the original parts. if possible, please rate this response. thx

  • Michael Masters
    Michael Masters Mar 11, 2009

    i recommend the Hitachi DVD ROM

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