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Error - disc won't read or please clean disc, freezing

I've been playing Oblivion lately for some time, but now within a few minutes of loading my game, I get an error.  Usually it tells me to clean the disc and restart the game (which takes just over a minute). Very annoying! I get plenty of airflow and regularly clean it out with a compressed-air can. Sometimes the screen freezes on me instead. If while playing, I manage to get involved in a fight or try to start a new quest, this problem is much more frequent. However, if I manage to solve this problem and go to a new area or quest within about 10 seconds (if possible), it won't happen for another 2-3 minutes. Like that is any better! My disc is not scratched, I do not have any red light problem, I have sufficient airflow, and I'm pretty sure that my warranty is expired. I thoroughy enjoy this game and I don't want to risk this problem with any other of my games until this is solved. Any suggestions? Thanks.

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It is possible that with some recent firware upgrades may have impacted your xbox.

try and update the latest firmware from microsoft to see if it resolves the problem or it could just be in need of a good old cleaning the laser lense of the xbox that you can buy anywhere for 10 bucks

good luck

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Posted on Jan 07, 2008

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