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Madden 08 is unreadable with my hard drive connected

My 360 all of a sudden did not want to read madden 08. The game came up but at the main screen where you press start the "disc is unreadable" came up. I bought a new copy of this same exact game thinking it would fix my problem and....Nothing. It did the exact same thing with a brand new game. Xbox customer service was no help. They keep telling my that it was a bad disc but would not listen to me when I told them this was a brand new game. During troubleshooting we disconnected the hard drive and the game worked fine. After putting the hard drive back on and powering up the disc unreadable came up at the same spot as previous. Could someone please tell me what is wrong. Every other game I have works just fine. Thanks

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Re: Madden 08 is unreadable with my hard drive connected

Hmm.... I encountered this once. Check the disc and check for scratches. Then, use a dry soft cloth (must not be wet at all) and rub it around the disc but don't rub the center of the disc. If this doesn't work swap the game. I mean give the Madden with the problem to EB Games or Gamestop and swap it for a brand new one. It should work fine.

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