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Weird noise there is a weird noise coming from my wii, when im playing any wii game , but when i put a gamecube game in it don't make the noise anymore, it sound like the disk reader or fan. can you help!!!

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Re: weird noise

I have a similar issue. I don't know the problem but I am thinking it may require servicing. (Good thing for the extended warranty.)

Posted on Dec 16, 2007

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