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X box 360

Trying to set up new consol. got as far as opening tray and loading game the problem is that the tray will not close but the xbox insists that the tray is closed and that it is reading the game. have tryed going back to the begining, problem always starts at the same point

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Re: x box 360

Seems like your xbox has a faulty optical drive, i would, if it was me, just exchange it, since it is a new console. Definitely not suppose to do that ever.

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Second Take out your game or CD
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Fifth Repeat Third and Fourth a couple times and let it load then open
Sixth Stop when you hear the xbox make a spinning noise like when it is reading a game
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