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Lines covering over my games,game is working uder lines

Colored flashing lines on 3 different games,2 tv'.The flashing lines are covering over my games.the games are still working under the lines.

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Sounds like your GPU is about to go, What will probably happen soon is when you turn on your xbox you will get sound but no picture. Either send it in when it inevitably happens or try the x-clamp or hot air gun fix if out of warranty.

Posted on May 12, 2009

  • drumpusher May 12, 2009

    oops, this was posted under PS3, I thought it was 360, My apologies!

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