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Red Ring Alright I was gone for about two weeks, so, I wasn't playing my xbox. I came home and played it because I got COD5 and wanted to play it. After playing a couple days later, I was playing  and in the middle of a game, my xbox froze,  a flashing red ring appeared and my controler kept viberating. This has happened 3 times and once tonight, so 4. I can't turn off my xbox, so I have to unplug it. Is my xbox almost near death or what is going on with it?

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Hey there,
Easiest way to fix this problem is to contact microsoft and have the console repaired. It is usually caused by the Graphics processing unit, Central processing unit, and the fan producing to much heat and warping the mother board causing the solder to become loose breaking it and loosing a good connection. Sorry for the bad news! Thing to try and practice with this console would be checking the power supply make sure it is in a well ventilated area and vents are clean, also the console must be kept clean in a open area where it can get good ventilation on all sides. since the 360 has a 3 year warranty just get the system replaced/repair and it will save you alot of grief. I hope this helps! good luck and happy gaming.

Posted on Jan 09, 2009


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