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Grand Theft Auto 4?

Hey my x-box 360 is brand new i just bought it about 3 months ago and i rarely use it and it plays everything perfect... but when i went and bought the new Grand Theft Auto 4 it will only play the intro and the is a thing will pop up saying this disk is unreadable. So i returned it and bought a new one it is say the same thing... and i have tried putting in all kinds of new games and they all work... Is there something that i need to play this game that i dont know of? Or is there realy something wrong with my new x-box?

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Ok Ok Ok ladies and gentlemen. It seems i have a solution to all your troubles :)

If your all having the " Grand theft auto 4 Unreadable Problem " Then Your In luck that im here.

Ok so why has this problem been caused? Is it my Xbox360 thats causing it? Yes! is it the game thats causing it? No!

So Fixyou how can we FIX IT!!

Well I have the solution. Read below.

::Check to see if this happens with all of your games. Alot of 360's
get the "unreadable disc error." What happens is the magnet that holds the disc down gets stuck in the top of the disc drive. However, it can be fixed in most cases. What you need to do, is find a really strong piece of paper, if you have a Credit Card or a Xboxlive Subscription card that will work great. You can even use the one month that came with Grand theft auto 4 if you want.

:: STEP 1 :: With a disc in the drive and the drive closed *** THIS DOES NOT VOID Your WARRENTY OR DAMAGE XBOX 360 OR DAMAGE GAMES. *** Stick the card in the top of the disc drive, just wiggle it a little and it will go in,
:: STEP 2 :: stick it in about 3-4 inches and then swipe it left and right from one side of the drive to the other.
:: STEP 3 :: Then just eject the disc and then put it back in, it should start right up. This is not a permanent fix,
there is no telling how long it will last, you should definitly get it fixed before your warranty runs out,Most Warrentys are 1Year With EVERY Xbox. but you should be able to play Grand Theft Auto 4 fine for a few months like this. If you have Brought your xbox360 off Ebay Like a complete fool. then dont worry you can still get warrenty for £50 By going to " GAME " Who Does a xbox360 Warrenty Service so you can still get it fixed? for you people who brought it off a dealer / Person. Those who brought it Efficiently Welldone. Like my self i brought a xbox360Elite off Game and I still have my 1yr warrenty. But If you brought yours Properly. and your warrentys ran out? I expect you start running to GAME or A Local Gameshop that does xbox360 warrenty. Because microsoft are tight fucks who only gives you 1 year warrenty. :)

Posted on Jul 13, 2008


I have the same problem it tries to load the game but the disk is unreadable once in a while i get lucky and get to play for about 1 min and my game has no scratches to its really making me mad

Posted on Jul 13, 2008


I am having the same problem as well. I believe this is an issue with a lot of the games sold not your xbox. My xbox works fine with my other games and dvds.

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I am having that exact same problem right now, i dont understand it

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