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Red and green flashing light

Hi guys, my xbox flashed red and green lights and after the xbox logo in the bootup screen, it says needs to be serviced and error code is 12. what could be the problem?? the dvd drive doesn't open up either.

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Http://www.llamma.com/xbox/Repairs/explanation_of_error_codes.htm
Check out this web site. It said that
Error code =12 - kernel - DVD parameters (PIO/DMA) Your xbox is having difficulty communicating with the DVD drive. Most often replacing the DVD drive will resolve the issue.

Replacing you DVD is very easy follow the steps in this web site:
http://www.llamma.com/xbox/Repairs/crack_open_that_xbox.htm

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I had a somewhat similar problem. I remember the drive wouldn't open. i recommend sending to Microsoft for repair. That should do it.

Posted on Nov 21, 2008

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