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I bought cod5 yesterday for xbox360 so i came home put it in went to multiplayer and it said you must clean disc so then i blew into the 360 and it started working but today it has been doing it over and over ive had my 360 for 4 years. please help

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Try any other game and see if you get the message.

If you do, then it is time to get xbox repaired. Find a local computer tech nearby and they will be able to get you a new DVD reader and install.

Posted on Oct 03, 2009

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The disc reading problem is caused by the receptors on the back of the DVD drive overheating if you stop the heat build up then you will be able to play your games.

You can either send it in to get Microsoft to do this or repair it yourself from home

Posted on Oct 09, 2009

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Ye mate it does look like ur console is past it`s sell by date it`s pritty good ur xbox has lasted this long usually life span is about 6-18 months i think it`s time to get a new one

Posted on Oct 09, 2009

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When I put any disc(game or cd) in my xbox360, it


When last did you clean the pick up lens on the console?
Sounds like the pick up lens is not reading the disc, any hard collisions on the console recently? If you have the correct lens cleaner at hand I would advise a cleaning asap, see if this solves the issue.

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How to resolve Xbox 360 disc read errors. Xbox will not play disc.


Is your xbox360 having trouble reading disc? In this guide I will provide some common solutions to help you fix your disc read issues.

1)Remove any memory devices or usb flash drives.
2)If the disc you are using is excessively scratched, this can cause the xbox to have trouble reading the disc. You can use a damp soft cloth to try and clean the disc. Grab the disc by the edges and using a soft damp cloth lightly wipe the disc from the center going outward.

3)Try removing your Xbox hard drive and then play a disc. Turn off the console. Locate the hard drive on the top of your system(depending on how you have it positioned). Press the release button on the hard drive.

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If your system can read disc without the hard drive attached then you may need to replace the drive.

4)Clear the Xbox360 cache. Clearing the cache may remove updates to certain games. Keep this in mind.
Go to System Settings in the My Xbox menu. Select Memory, highlight your storage device and select Clear System Cache. Try and play the disc.

If after the above steps you are still having trouble. You may want to contact Microsoft Xbox live support to have your system serviced. You can find the support information in the link below,
Xbox Support


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If I click on the Multiplayer Tab on My Xbox360 COD:WAW menu screen, It will not work. After doing so, 10 - 15 seconds later, a message will pop up saying that the disk cannot be read. I have cleaned the...


call of duty:world at war nice game..
it is a good thing that you clean the disc,is there any visible scratches on the game disc?, if none, please do try another disc game that is available,check if the other game disc will have the same error message if it does,unfortunately it is the console but if other game disc work it may do happen that this is a disc issue

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My xbox360 wont play some xbox360 games it says put in 360 console well it is a 360 console. What so i do?


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that happened to me it was the eye in the xbox console so i put in a cleaning disk and cleaned the game disk,.i had a very small scratch on the disk so i cleaned it well and i never had that problem again,. Hope it works

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I have had my ps3 for four months and it works fine. I just bought the new call of duty five yesterday and it played awesome. I went to turn the ps3 on right now and I click through the multiplayer, online...


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the disc is broken look at it closey for scartches are look for a big ring around the disc. then clean the disc.

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Xbox360 game will not read


If your xbox is modded try a different brand of disc.
Obviously try and clean the disc itself.
Else your dvd drive is faulty and needs to be replaced

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