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My xbox 360 doesn't want to play any 360 games but it plays xbox games.

I played my 360 for about 1 day and I turned it off, then i tried to turn it back on so I can play halo 3 but it didn't want to read the disc.I tried xbox games and it worked but it still doesn't want to read 360 games....what should I do?



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Is this limited addition halo 3?
get a new one or find a place where you can get it fixed but there are not alot of places to get it fixed.im sorry im the barer of bad news.

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