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Everytime i insert the disc into the console it dosent start up properly it goes to a odd screen saying to play this disc put in xbox could this be the console is dity? Please let me know what i can do!

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My xbox keeps making a noise everytime i tiurn it on, it even does it without a disk inside

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You may have a laser problem or a faulty DVD drive, you could try a lens cleaning CD in the console or you could call Microsoft and explain your situation, the DVD is replaceable but it may be more work than you are willing to undertake.

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