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When i put a game or movie in it starts to read then says open tray

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Your Xbox 360 laser is broken. Conact Microsoft support to get them to fix it for you.

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If you here the motor spin-up then you hear a repeated
clicking sound in the drive ,It's most likely a weak/dead
laser . Most 08and half of 07 units have a BenQ drive so
goto lamma or Richs PSX and find out what drive you
have. The lasers are cheap 20.00-30.00 and not hard
to install, if you get good at it you could make some
money. Or you could have a shop swap it out for 60.00
70.00 choice is yours

If you have any questions feel free to ask.

Rob


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