Question about Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

2 Answers

My games on xbox 360 freeze

I had my xbox 360 for 2 years now it had a problem last year with with dashing my games up.just white dashes all over the disc on my gta 4.and then saints row 2.now it just froze my games.halo 3 and halo 2.i tried pressing the x button in the middle but it just stood frozen.please i would like to play my games again regulary and have them stay clean.i take care of my games i don`t neglect them.

Posted by on

Ad

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 38 Answers

This means you're soon to get the 3 REd Rings. Call Microsoft at 1-800-4-MYXBOX and see if the 3 year warranty is still available for you console. If it is then keep playing it till you get it and send it in to Microsoft for free repair.

If you're out of warranty either pay the $100-$130 bucks to get it fixed.

Or

(you'll get the RROD soon)

And if you do try these solutions.

Call Microsoft at 1-800-4-MYXBOX to see if the 3 year warranty is still available for you console (it's 3 years + 90 days of RROD and E74 Error Warranty).

If you;'re out of luck and your warranty is void, you can open up the console and under the cpu and the graphics card put this thermal solution (this is thermal solution and it keeps the cpu and gpu (graphics processing unit) cool http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835202006&Tpk=ocz%20freeze

Watch this video on how to apply the thermal paste and how to open up the console. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wsz0lNJ6JrQ&feature=related

Or if you need a temporary fix (works temporarily...) you can do the towel trick.

Posted on Jul 25, 2009

Ad
  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Mine 2

Posted on Jul 25, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya Technician can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Technician (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Xbox 360 will not read cds of any sort, no error message


It appears your laser lens has bit the dust. It's not too expensive to replace it. you can purchase one here.

The instructions can be found here

Feb 26, 2008 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

1 Answer

I haven't used my xbox 360 in about 2 years. It has very low play time on it. Now when I try to play a game it freezes up. No red light of death...just screen freezing.


when I see this problem 90% of the time it's the G.P.U. desoldering
itself from the main board . The G.P.U. will need to be resolders (reflowed ) cost will very 60.00-80.00 so shop around for someone
local.

Aug 04, 2010 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

1 Answer

XBOX 360: Crackdown freezing up after picture of characters


its sounds like you lazer is going out you can ask xbox what to do if you still under you 1 year. i think it cost about $100 if iam right my buddy had this same deal with his xbox.

Apr 03, 2010 | Microsoft Crackdown for Xbox 360

1 Answer

Graphical issues


A sign of the RROD send it to repairs.

Dec 10, 2009 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

1 Answer

Freezing no matter what


It's very possible that your xbox is overheating or on the verge of a "red ring" problem. Try testing another game to see if the game freezes. If it does and you end up getting the 3 red rings, you will need to take measures through xbox support to get it repaired (for free if within 3 years of purchase)

Nov 13, 2009 | Bethesda Softworks Fallout 3 for Xbox 360

1 Answer

My xbox freezes,and it showed three red lights


This is known as the Red Ring of Death.

Call xbox support, they will replace your system if bougt within the last three years

Oct 12, 2009 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

2 Answers

Freezes and stops


If the 360 was ON when it fell or recently turned off then there might be a chance that the GPU connections were softened from the heat of being used. If this is the case set the 360 on its side, as in horizontally and turn it on for around 30 minutes and then turn it off and let it cool down for 30 minutes. This should warm up the GPU connections and then cool them down in the proper positions.

It's best if you leave the 360 on it's side then vertically.

Jun 16, 2009 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

1 Answer

Opens in middle of game play and makes weird scretching noise


well im havin about the same problem and it sounds like you need a new dvd drive for your 360 itll cost you about $25

Jun 02, 2009 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

1 Answer

360 freezing up


Over heating wont turn on
http://forums.xbox-scene.com/index.php?showtopic=599216
http://forums.xbox-scene.com/index.php?showtopic=606431
http://copronymous.com/wp-content/uploads/2007/05/fix-for-the-3rlod.pdf

Nov 04, 2007 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

Not finding what you are looking for?
Microsoft Xbox 360 Console Logo

146 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Microsoft Video Game Consoles & Games Experts

marley mcelhinney

Level 3 Expert

490 Answers

Tre Elkins

Level 3 Expert

643 Answers

Martin Murray

Level 3 Expert

1623 Answers

Are you a Microsoft Video Game Console and Game Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...