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2 red flashing lights

Ok. I know 2 flashing lights means that the console is overheating or the fans are broken or something. Well Its not overheating. I turned it off for a full 24 hrs and as soon as i turned it back on it went straight to the lights. I dont know what to do. Help?

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I suggest you to try DIY Guide that wil explain solving the 2 red flashing lights along with some other common problems of Xbox like Disc Read Error, No Video Problem and most famous RROD. Even a novice can solve the problem with the help of step by step process given at the guide. I think it's worth trying. If you try this method, you won't have to wait for 3-4 weeks and you can enjoy your gaming experience within 2 hours, once you try this guide.
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