Question about Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
My xbox keeps cutting off while i am playing and start flashing red lights on the left side.
Suddenly while you are playing you get two quadrants of the ROL (Ring of Light) around the power button of you Xbox 360 console flashing red, this is an indicator that your Xbox 360 console is overheating some how.
That will be due to one of the following reasons:
Posted on Nov 12, 2007
Posted on Nov 06, 2008
It is common problems in the original xbox and now the xbox 360
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Posted on Apr 21, 2010
It is the GPU that is overheating order the rrod kit off ebay with thermal paste ( i use ceramic paste) but the kit comes with 8 screws and enough nylon and steel washers to fix problem just dont do steel on borad it will fry it! here is the site http://stores.shop.ebay.com/xbox-360-repair-kits__W0QQ_armrsZ1 very easy to fix just look on youtube if u have any problems
Posted on Apr 06, 2009
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Posted on Jan 10, 2010
Take your xbox 360 and blow it in a thousand peices!! I hate xbox now, we've gotten 3 sytems now.. guess what none of them work.So i agree with the comment earlier they should join with sony before going out of buissness.. this is a waste of money that many people don't have to throw down the drain.
Posted on Jul 16, 2009
What you have to do is let the console cool down. when 2 lights light up it is overheated.
Posted on Dec 31, 2008
The same thing happened to mine so i took it apart after exactly one year of having it i looked inside and it was completely full of dust i cleaned it out and now it hasnt happened again the xbox also runs faster with less noise since i cleaned it out
Posted on Dec 24, 2007
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: 2 red lights fans don;t work
It's not your fans that's causing the problem. It's the XBOX itself. The Xboxes generally overheat and this has been a big problem for Microsoft. Alot of companies are actually reflowing these system, reheating the solder under the chips allowing them to connect back down to the points on the board.
You will need your system reflowed. Contact a repair shop.
Posted on Jun 02, 2009
SOURCE: xbox 360
4 flashing red lights is a video cable problem. Unplug and replug the cable make sure it is snug. If this does not work try a new cable
If that still fails then it is hardware issue and we'd have to suggest some fixes from there. Let us know
Posted on May 02, 2008
SOURCE: 2 red lights start flashing
Two red lights flashing on the Xbox 360 means that the system is encountering overheating issues. What you can do is to let your console cooldown for about half an hour and you are ready to go. Also, if you are connected to a Hi-definition output and running on 1080p, you might want to downscale it to 720p as the console generates less heat in lower resolution. Hope this helps..
Posted on May 14, 2010
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