xbox-360 share|improve this question asked Sep 11 '12 at 17:59 michael Smith 62 Can you get any games to work? MS can detect custom FW and will ban you for it because custom FW allows the reading of burned disks. The drive is a Lite-on 74850C. other option is to buy a new liteon drive, swap the logic board fom your old one into the new one. his comment is here
Loading... What you need : Your ORIGINAL faulty DVD drive. if you overadjust it wont read anything and there is not set number correct resistance setting when using a multimeter they will all vary. I actually bought this Xbox broken on ebay for $10.
Check this site out: http://www.360drives.com/howto Scroll down to find a picture comparing all the drives. The DVD Drive I have is the BenQ model (VAD6038 - firmware 64930C) which is one of the newer drives in the non-slim Xboxes. Can I get the keys from the xbox? Was this answer helpful?
Loading... its hard to do it and then check with the meter, i actually solder a wire to each of the contacts on the pot and then the meters permanently connected so Site Functions Talk to the Staff Terms and Rules Official Discord Server Trade Feedback Center Useful Links Methods of Payment for Premium How to Request Awards Rise through the Ranks Name Xbox 360 Laser Repair Cost Make sure you get the tray pushed all the way back in, and that you don't forget ...Show All Items So my friend brought over his modded XBOX that was showing
Once it started up, I realized the disc drive wouldn't open. Xbox 360 Laser Repair However, the constant "Open Tray" message will most likely come back after awhile. Main menu Skip to content Latest Posts News Current Platforms Xbox 360 Playstation 3 PC 3DS Articles RETROspective Reviews Previews Editorial Our favourites Battlefield 3 Minecraft Xbox Live Avatars Specialist Hardware Bookmark the permalink. 97 Comments My Xbox's DVD Drive has been playing up for a while now.
Reply gepi says: August 5, 2012 at 2:51 AM Same here: as long as there is a disc in the drive, it opens, reads and works every time. Xbox 360 Laser Height Adjustment Jungle Flasher was the key to this process. No, create an account now. motorhead6776, Mar 9, 2011 motorhead6776, Mar 9, 2011 #1 Treasure HowManyLettersCanIFitInHereBeforeIRunOutOfSpace?50 Messages: 3,412 Ratings: 1,300 Mar 9, 2011 #2 Whenever i get this error i unplug everything (including hard drive) and
all you do is move the laser back to the center where the spinning thing is and close the tray this should work Like x 1 Victoria Justice, Mar 9, You need to get this new drive into vendor mode too. Xbox 360 Laser Adjustment Hope this helps. Xbox 360 Laser Replacement For physical issues like this, pictures are extremely helpful. 10/01/2010 by Alex Jansen No, it doesn't appear to be damaged in any way.
Your browser will redirect to your requested content shortly. this content That did not fix the problem either, still presented me with the "open Tray" error. Reply eddebaby says: April 11, 2012 at 2:44 PM I was wondering if the new disk format would cause troubles with this. and should the new one have been at .8? Xbox 360 Laser Replacement Guide
Hopefully that works. Email check failed, please try again Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. %d bloggers like this: NewsTutorialsShopForums Home >> Tutorials >> Add a new tutorial >> Edit This xbox has been collecting dust for about 4 years on my friend's shelf and it is a 2005 model. http://gatoisland.com/xbox-360/benq-dvd-drive-xbox-360-open-tray-error.php so the fact you were getting the play dvd message from the benq drive shows it was fully working and te laser was good and reading the disc (probably not now
As I read above someone else had the same problem. Xbox 360 Slim Laser Replacement Reply Rhys says: October 24, 2011 at 10:18 PM Say I ordered drive that wasn't the same as the one in my 360, can I still replace the faulty drive and Lite-on laser - original 6.3 Kohms adjusted down to 3.5 Kohms New Laser - original .8 Kohms adjusted up to 4.0 Kohms BenQ laser - original 4.5 Kohms adjusted down to
I then plugged it in to my PC as I had with my faulty one and fired up JungleFlasher again. I gave up on that route and then proceeded to recover the key from my DVD drive. I accepted a counter offer and regret it: can I go back and contact the previous company? Xbox 360 Laser Not Moving Plug in a cable to the back of the box - it doesn't need to be connected to a TV or whatever.
Usually, it is not the actual DVD drive. This can be done with NO SOLDERING what so ever. I did that with my retail that had a benq drive that stopped playing everything the reason your benq didnt work was because as the guys have said it had the check over here everything I've read says the factory setting is between 4 and 6.5 and that you shouldn't go lower than 3.
Is the UnLock button not working? Cancel casey wilson Rep: 1 Posted: 04/21/2011 Options Permalink History I've had that problem too, the magnet is too strong. My Original Disk-Drive was a Phillips-Lite, the one in the Xbox-360 he gave me is a Samsung-Toshiba. Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz?
If this is not done the console will start up with error massages and wont play game discs Liteon Vs Samsung Samsung MS25, MS28 DVD drives are now Five Years Category Gaming License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading... Again this isn't particularly difficult and I am fairly comfortable with my soldering skills but somehow I managed to mess it up! Looking closely I can see the previous owner had the same problem, because there are small scuff marks where it seems the tried to force it open. 10/15/2010 by jenavii $10
Only problem is that now, the drive doesn't want to open and close if its empty. clean that contact point with alcohol, now take a pair of side cuts and cut a notch out of the washer so it will go over the guide bar then apply If you have a multimeter, you can check the reading, usually it starts around 5.0~, you can go down to a max.