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My xbox ix switching on and shows three red rings and after 5 minutes the brick turn orange and it now has two red rings whay do i do to fix it

The brick starts as green and the xbox will have three red lights and then after 5minutes the brick become orange and has two red rings

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Thanks for your question. To fix the 3 red lights what you will need to do is stop the heat getting to the GPU and the CPU and to do this you can use a good Xbox 360 Repair guide or of course you can send it in.

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SOURCE: my xbox had the three rings, i fixed it. it came

sounds like a bad power brick try a friends out if it doesnt work use the bolt method not xclamps if that doesnt work send it in to our shop in sunny Florida we have a 2-3 day turn around for all service work email me at price1150@bellsouth.net

Posted on Nov 22, 2009

SOURCE: xbox wont power on past orange brick light

You need to have the 3 red light fix service. We can fix it for you. We are a listed repair service on this site. Here is a link to our 3 red light service.
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Posted on Dec 08, 2009

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SOURCE: Hi, I have an xbox that shows orange on power

If you watch the power supply light it will probably
flash red for a 1/2 second then orange . And if
the fan shuts off then you have a shorted regulator and
it's normally the two closes to the Ring of lights P.C.
board plug . I have swapped those parts out before
but their tough to get of the board with out the right
tools ( reflow wand) the cost of repair shouldn't be
more than 60.00 -80.00 so shop around for the
best warranty.


Rob

Posted on Apr 15, 2010

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