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Xbox 360 tray

When i put a game in my 360 it reads and starts 2 load the game but then it freezes and takes like 5 minutes to do anything i also put a game in and when i took it out there was a circlelike scratch on the disc anyone know what it might be?

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It sounds like your laser lens is REALLY dirty. Use a laser lens cleaner, which can be found at any store (CVS, Walgreens, etc). They don't cost very much either!

Good luck and take care,
Chimpster

Posted on Aug 08, 2008

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The XBox 360 is a wonderful video game console, however, with heavy usage, the laser (and/or other components in the drive) will eventually burn out.

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If you click into the following U.S. based website, you can find more information about this issue, the parts to fix it yourself and you can also send your XBox 360 to them to have it repaired:

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You can click into the following website for more information, as well as parts to fix this issue:

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The XBox 360 is a wonderful video game console, however, with heavy usage, the laser (and/or other components in the drive) will eventually burn out. The first signs of the laser starting to burn out is that your game will start freezing during game play. Eventually the games will stop reading altogether and you will get an "OPEN TRAY" message when you put a disc in and close the tray. What this means is that the XBox 360 thinks that there is no disc in the system.

You can find more information, along with any parts or repair services you need to fix the issue yourself (or have them fix it) at the following page:

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tip:read thease steps before startting
step 1:make sure there is no game in the console.
step 2:turn off your console.
step 3:take off the HDD from the top of your 360.
step 4:turn on your console.
step 5:make sure your disc tray is open.
step 6:put the HDD back on.
step 7:whilst the screen is black put game in tray and close the tray.
step 8:repeat thease steps until the game works


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