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Xbox open/close disaster

Ok i was opening my consoles disk tray and i had noticed that at times the tray would close by itself and when it did the green blinking light kept blinking until it shut. i just so happened to be putting in a disc when the tray closed itself and i prevented it from doing so, but now that i have done that i cannot open the tray manually (by pressing the open tray icon or eject button on the actual console) nor will my 360 read discs any more. what am i to do? my console on a side note is the elite, not sure if that helps at all.

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