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My x box 360 jus froze up and when i turned it back on i had the 3 red flashing lights... Any help??

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When you turn on the console, look at the light on the power supply. The power supply light should illuminate green even if the three lights on the Ring of Light flash red. If the power supply is button is red than you need to replace the battery or check the connections.

The three flashing red lights may indicate that there is a hardware problem with your Xbox 360 console. If you are experiencing this problem, you can submit a console-repair request online.

Hopefully your system is still under warranty.

For step by step troubleshooting directions please read the attached link and Happy Gaming!
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/907534

Posted on Oct 17, 2008

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