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Xbox 360 scrathes my disks while inside the xbox

I had recently purchased mlb 2k7 and is pretty much the only game I play. So it rarely leaves the xbox. The other night I stopped playing and left my xbox running while I went to bed. It had shut off because of the timer when I woke but when I turned it back on it told me to insert into xbox360 the disc was in an xbox360 so I took it out and put it back in the same problem so in a matter of a 8 hours the disc was no good. I was playing raibow six las vegas about a day ago when the xbox started making an unusual sound so I took the disc out and there is a ring around the disc where it had scratched the game. Also before anyone suggest to send it in I am currently in iraq so if theres anything I can do myself that would help. I do use a can of air on it almost daily just to keep the dust out. thanks for the help

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  • Anonymous Jun 19, 2008

    SOMTHING LIKE THAT I FLIP MINE OVER AND ITS SCRATHES THE GAME AND I REALY NEED TO PLA IT



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It sounds to me you have your 360 standing on it's side. I placed mine on it's side ONCE and because of it have a pretty scratched copy of Oblivion. Lay it horizontal, and that should rectify your issue. Let me know if this helps.

Posted on Aug 19, 2007

  • Joe Kaufman Aug 19, 2007

    I was able to locate additonal information on a website that may further assist you. Please note, it talks mostly about moving the 360 while playing. Skip that part (or read it, it does have some useful information) and go to:
    Update! 12/06/05 How to fix the above problem.

    Refurbishing the Xbox 360 DVD Drive
    (to protect against scratched discs)

    NOTE: I would assume this would void your warranty. The only reason I'm suggesting this is because you wanted to know if there was something that you could personally do. If your good at this sort of thing, it shouldn't be too difficult. Personally, I wouldn't do it, because I'm only good at taking things apart. Putting them together is another story. :-)
    http://www.llamma.com/xbox360/news/Xbox-...

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