Xbox 360 Scratching Discs. Get it replaced?

Discussion in 'Console Games' started by applekid, Jun 14, 2007.

  1. applekid macrumors 68020

    Jul 3, 2003
    Although my Xbox hasn't chewed up a disc like the one pictured in this article, I'm wondering if Microsoft would be willing to send me a refurbished or repaired Xbox because I have lots of scratches on the edges of all my discs. I'm starting to worry that I might need to buy replacement discs for my whole library... :mad:

    I have a model that was built in August 2006 because apparently Target had those Xbox's for a whole when I went to get mine.

    Any idea if it's worth calling?
  2. SilentPanda Moderator emeritus


    Oct 8, 2002
    The Bamboo Forest
  3. Jovian9 macrumors 68000


    Feb 19, 2003
    Planet Zebes
    Mine started scratching discs and then had trouble reading discs that were not scratched. I called Microsoft, they sent me a coffin, I shipped it back, and within a week I got a new machine with 1 free month of Xbox Live. Nice and easy process. If I were you I'd take care of it before it completely ruins a disc. The good news for me is: the new machine plays the disc the old one scratched up without any trouble at all :)

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