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Game stuck my xbox has a game stuck in it, the door will open but will not close, to get it to close I have to turn it upside down and slightly push the door.

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Re: game stuck

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Re: game stuck

Take the covers off the console and remove the disc by hand. The following site gives some basic instruction on removing the covers:

Basically all you need to do is remove the rubber feet and then remove the screws (you will need torx sizes 20, 15 and 10).

Use a T10 torx driver to remove a small screw from the black divider between the cd and hard drives. Lift the hard drive upwards & out of the unit.

Use T10 torx driver to remove the 2 small screws located next to the cd drive - near the front on either side of the front of the drive

Remove the DVD drive and remove it's metal outer case. Now it depends on which drive is in your machine ( i think there about 6 different ones) as to how it comes apart. They are fairly easy to assess how to get the covers off. Once off you will be able to get at the mechanism to remove the stuck disc.

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