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E 74 message how do I ffix it

One red lite and then E_74 how do I fix it

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  • bark88 Oct 01, 2008

    overheating was not the problem on my sons xbox with the E74 message, any other ideas are welcome
    thanx
    bark88


  • bark88 Oct 01, 2008

    my son tried a new cable and still doesn't fix problem and its not overheating
    thanx bark88

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All the one I worked on so far are related to the GPU. you will need to replace or modify the xclamp to correct the problem.

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Someone from another site said it was the AV cable,so going to try another cable
hope they were right

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