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Xbox wont turn on!!

My xbox was fine, but one day it started to turn off. Then in order to be able to play i had to put it in different positions b/c if not it would turn off. Now it just doesn't turn on anymore. This is my second xbox with this problem. I've changed the cables and it still wont work. Please help me. Thanx. Sincerly, miguel.

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  • bigphil7858 Nov 16, 2007

    in the morning my xbox was fine.then in the afternoon it didnt turn on. i even tried another power cord and nothing happened.

  • Anonymous Mar 26, 2009

    starts fans run for 3 secs then every thing stops any help



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Several possible problems. Open up the xbox 6 screws underneath (4 beneath the pads and 2 under the stickers), See if the fans are still spinning, may be causing it to overheating. In some of the early xbox ms didn't properly solder the power supply connectors, if thats the case you can buy a new power supply for the xbox. Check out a website like lots of great information there. It sounds like the power connector to the power supply on the inside has a flaky connection.

Posted on Jan 24, 2007

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Same thing happened to mine but i fixed it my sely by putting a flathead(tool) and it works you should try it

Posted on Jan 24, 2007


U might just have a overheating prossesor.try cleaning the vents with an airosol spray and either adding a prossesor fan to the vent or setting the xbox infront of a large fan to help cool it .

Posted on Jan 22, 2007

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