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My x box 360 says it is an unplayable disc but was prevoisly playing fine.this has happended before and after a couple of day rest it seemed to work fine again. what the problem ? cheers nig

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Ok, I have had this problem multiple times.....This is the solution, Put your xbox 360 laying down NOT straight up, That Straight up design is supposed to work and look cool, but it can laser burn the Games and Wear out the system.....If you have anymore problems let me know, But try this for a while! Also look on the game to see if it has laser burn and if it does it looks like a burnt CD with rings!

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