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Disc Reader not reading disc

Ive had my 360 since December of 08 and it has worked 100% fine up until now. When I put in a brand new disc (or a mint condition one that has been cleaned) It wont read the disc. In fact, is doesnt even acknowledge that the disc is there! When I put in a game (have tried several games) It says that its reading, but then it says for me to open the tray like theres no disc inside! And the few times it does read, it says all my games are DVDs and then goes to a message screen that states for me to insert a CD, DVD, or Xbox 360 Game disc.

Please help! x.x I dont wanna wait a month or pay $140 for shipping it to Microsoft and have them fix it.

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You can try to Clean with dvd cleaning kits...if doesn´t work..the only way fix is to disassemble the 360 and force the dvd laser adjusting the micro pot...located under the laser unit..But you will loose warranty and I think that the best way is to send your game console to microsoft...what hurts is that $140,00 you can buy 02 or even 03 xbox drives on ebay. Choose the best way! Good Luck!

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