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Re: ps2 will power off
Look at the fan in the back and see if it is running. Souns like your PS2 is overheating. Sometimes so much dust and lint build up on the fan it stops. You will merely need to clean it up on the inside.
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Hmmmnnn, consider the reason they pulled the rev compatible system off the market. It is possible to be getting the symptoms of YLOD without it actually happening with some games. The older games spun faster(sometimes) and made the system work harder. It could be heating up and shutting down right at the point of failure. I've seen 2 different revers compatible systems YLOD the same way. Good luck.
To confirm: red light blinking does mean that the console is overheating, which I know from experience.
Solution: Do not leave on carpet or any materials similar as they
insulate. If possible, leave the console vertical instead of horizontal
and this will help cool the system. Better yet, if you can still find
one, a USB fan that plugs onto the front of your grill.
Did you let it heat up untill you get the 2 red rings. If not unplug your fan; turn it on and wait untill you get lights 1 and 3 flashing. turn it off and wait a couple of min. then plug your fan in and add the wind tunnel. then turn it back on. If it still doesn't work you did the X-clamp fix wrong.
This problem occurs when there is some problem with the PS2 cooling system, If you are inclined to open the console and it is out of warranty, it's a good idea to perform some routine cleaning and check for areas cooling fan... if there is most likely a LOT of dust in the system... or that may need re-greasing, and check for Cooling Fan cable/soket are plug in as well.
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un hook your everything on your xbox except your power cord turn off xbox then wrap you xbox with atleast two towels now turn xbox back on and leave wrapped for 20 minutes then after about 20 minutes un wrap it and let sit for about 15 minutes now plug everything back in and turn it on this method should work for about a week or so until they find a real solution to the problem
uh well u got the three red lights of death it sounds like... and i also had those. while im no expert on this stuff, iv seen that u can put ur 360 sideways on a table, wrap it in towels(and i mean like 2 towels, wrap it up completely) and turn it on and leave it on for about 10-15 mins. just make sure a fire doesnt start in those 10-15 mins(believe me you dont want to call the fire company and tell them u started a fire wrapping ur game console in towels), ok then after u done waitin turn it off, unwrap it, and let it sit until it is cool, and try turning it on. it might work, its supposed to work because those three red lights mean that theres a malfunction in the 360 itself, such as wires or sumthin, and extreme heat may melt the wires and fix the problem, how i dont know but theres so many stories of ppl who have pulled it off