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#1 scottdal

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Posted 08 January 2004 - 04:34 AM

I installed a xecuter 2.3 lite+ chip inmy ver.1.0 xbox and now even with the chip disabled it won't read any original xbox games. I just get a prompt saying that it cannot read the disc. I don't know what to do at this point. Can I replace the drive? Anyone that can help please give ideas. Thanks.

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Posted 08 January 2004 - 04:44 AM

Yeah, its pretty easy to replace the drives. You just swap em out.

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Posted 08 January 2004 - 04:46 AM

Did you drop your drive on the floor while you were installing your chip?

If your drive won't read originals you have a couple options: you can try the pot tweak procedure to try to increase to sensitivity of the laser to read your media, or you can buy a whole new drive from a place such as llama.com. There is nothing to installing a new xbox dvd drive, it's just a matter of taking the old one out, and plugging the new one in (without dropping it wink.gif ).

EDIT: Sheez, $150 for a Samsung drive?? It'd be cheaper to buy a new xbox, take the dvd drive out, put the broken one in then sell it for $50 bucks to llama.com as a broken xbox.

Edited by HAL2001, 08 January 2004 - 04:51 AM.





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