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Im having a problem my x box 360 arcade wont work i have taken everything apart and took a look at the laser but it looks fine but when i put a game in it wont read what should i do?

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Even if the laser lens looks fine it may still be faulty, or the HD drive itself might not be functioning correctly.

Is your console still under warranty? If so then contact Microsoft and get them to fix it for you for free.

If not you will have to either pay a 3rd party repair service to fix your 360, or try and fix the drive error yourself. You can read more about doing that here

Posted on Mar 16, 2011

  • xgravex Apr 11, 2011

    the consle is nolonger under warranty because he's open the case.

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