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Video goes in and out

Ok I'm having problems with my Xbox 360, I while be playing my 360 formaybe 20 mins max, and all of the sudden the picture goes out for about10 seconds and then it comes back on, and then about ten minutes laterit happens again, and lately it keeps happening more and more. pleasehelp me, I don't want to spend over a hundred dollars just to get avideo card fixed.

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It "Could be" The Avideo Card, but there is a more likely cause, it might be over heating. which means that a fan has gone out of the system. *just a forwarning, Dont try to replace the fan unless you absolutely know what your doing. Its not like a standard computer and requries expertise in replacing parts* I own a Playstation 2 original, large case. I had the same problem and went to a friend who had tools to add a new fan system. Its not easy, it took over 2 hours. Next time you start your system, wait 10 minutes into game play, pause and then feel around the entire casing. If there is a definate showing of heat, shut it down then call either Microsoft about the problem or look online for a local computer repair store and start calling around for quotes on replacing the fan system.

Posted on Oct 28, 2008

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