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Dirty disc error with halo 3 on the xbox 360

Alright chaps hope all is well!


wednesday the 17th of october i purchased a new copy of halo 3,

despratly wanting to play it i confinced my wife to go to bed early so i could get a good few hours of heavy slaughter under my belt.

getting past the first intro screen the game crashed and came up with an error telling me the disc was dirtyso i cleaned the disc with a soft cloth like it suggested and continued to load the game.

now this happened on a number of occasions during the night with not one minute of game play, so i took the game back and got it replaced with a new one.

so last night i tried the same, getting my miss,s to go to bed early so i could play the game, and so and behold the same sodding problem.

so i tried a number of my older titles with no problem at all.


pease help me!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Re: dirty disc error with halo 3 on the xbox 360

Once you put halo 3 in your 360, a update will come up. if it doesnt, you might have some issues playing halo 3.

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Re: dirty disc error with halo 3 on the xbox 360

Thats very weird....

On both of those times you got H3, did you happen to move, or did the console fall while the game is play?

Do you normally have the console vertically or Horizontal?

Here is some info I found on

I would also try calling 1800-4my-xbox if its the console doing this, you can have it replaced, if they try to charge you money you can turn to :

I've heard good things about them.

But you may be under warranty which you can get free replacement.

Good Luck,

Posted on Oct 19, 2007

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