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The disk door takes forever to stay closed and read the disk. It keeps opening and closing for 10 minutes or so before it will read the game. Thanks!

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This is more than likely a drive motor fault, whats happening is when the motor wears it has not got the strength to connect with the magnet so it just opens the tray again, to see if this is the problem, lay the console down, turn it on when it says reading give it a rap (don't go mad) with your knuckles where the middle of the disk would be, if it loads that's your problem.
It could also be a magnet issue, sometimes the magnet comes loose off the motor and needs gluing back on, either of these need the console opening to repair.
Remember thumbs up if this helps.

Posted on Feb 05, 2010

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