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Fan doesn't work

Fan doesn't turn on. won't read disks.

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  • Alex Keen May 11, 2010

    Hi there,

    Is the xbox still in warrently?

    If not i can run through a few steps with you, if yours willing to open your xbox up.

    thanks



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If the fan just won't work you should get back to the shop were you bhought it and talk to the customer service there, I'm 100% sure they will help you, and probably get you a new one if you got the ensureance.

Posted on Feb 16, 2009

  • ggaarrdd Feb 16, 2009

    If the fan just won't work you should get back to the shop were you bhought it and talk to the customer service there, I'm 100% sure they will help you, and probably get you a new one if you got the ensureance.

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