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My xbox wont get pas the start up screen

After some months of minor troubles (ei disc drive ejecting after putting in new disc, and freezing during gameplay) my xbox now will not pass the start up screen with the xbox logo on it. It is like it freezes in that mode. Anyone else have this problem and is this a precoursior to the red ring of death

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  • mike Gavorski Apr 18, 2009

    It is stuck to the start up screen, and my controller win't connect

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This is due to overheating and the mainboard warps, because of this the lead free solder cracks and causes exactly the problems you are describing.if the machine is quite an old one and this is a common fault, we can get the machine back to normal again for you for £40 which includes return delivery.
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