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Console switches itself off

Switches itself off after 1-2 hours play.The console switches completely off with no lights flashing.A red light comes on, on the power pack. No other lights flash except on the controller which flashes on and off. I have already rung up the support team and they suggested putting the console on a table which we did but the fault is still occurring. Ref no 1088904047

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If the power brick shows a red light, it means that it is not providing sufficient enough power to power the console. It is overheating and simply crashing. You will probably need to purchase or (if under warranty) get a new one.

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