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Clicking noise and wont read any disks, it just says open tray after it stops making noises

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Its your drive. The clicking noise are the little gears inside the drive. They probably jumped or they just broke. Get a new one or you might find someone on craigslist.com to sell you a used.

Posted on Sep 17, 2010

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SOURCE: one day i was playing halo 3 and my disk drive

This hard disk is a easy fix, You can buy a new one for the fraction of the cost, All you have to do is slip this off the unit and apply an new or even a used hard drive. Here is some links for some hard drives http://catalog.ebay.com/Microsoft-Hard-Drive-120-GB-9Z600001-for-Xbox-360_W0QQ_fifptsZ1QQ_pcatidZ413QQ_pidZ70884347QQ_trksidZp3286Q2ec0Q2em271

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Posted on May 02, 2009

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