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When ever i put a disc in the console it starts to make this buzzing and grinding noise and after a while it will say the disc is unreadable even though there are no scratches on it and ive cleaned it several times

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    SirHelpAlot May 11, 2010

    Is it only the one disc??

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I think one of the parts are tilted just a bit so when the CD starts to spin it just fly's out of control or u have 2 disk on there mine freaked out when i accidently did that had to open it to get it out

Posted on Dec 14, 2009

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Laser is dying , send it to repairs.

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