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Xbo 360, after 5 minutes, 2 rrod

It isn't overheating, it's cold when you touch it and I've had a fan infront of it and cool air coming into the back by having the door open abit (afterward the problem occured)

I've tried diffrent power sources, diffrent output cables (had HDMI, but tried the HD AV cable too, nothing different)

I've tried running games from the harddrive (demos) and tried 3 diffrent games with the same result, almost like clockwork after 5 minutes playing or just doing nothing ingame.

It's not dusty and it's not warm when I play for five minutes. The fans start spinning and the 2 RROD start flashing.

The error code is 4, 4, 1, 3

0013 = Memory overheating, which probably means the Graphich card.

Anyone with a solution? I've read somewhere here that it's a false overheating, then why should I remove the X-Clamps to fix it? Cause if it's a false overheating (which it probably is) then why go through all that trouble?

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Hi, the x-box may not be overheating, but the GPU thinks it is. This is caused from the x-clamps becoming warped and letting the heatsink lift off of the GPU. If you do and X-clamp replacement on it it will solve your RR problem. Ive done quite a few of these so I'm quite confident that is your problem.

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Which way do place your Xbox 360? Vertically or horizontally? If you'e had it vertical the whole time, try placing it horizontally. Also, when you have a disk in your Xbox 360, do change the way it stands up. That's what caused your problems in the first place.
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I think it might be false orverheating too, or a dead GPU atleast. I can suggest replacing the graphics card since it sounds like you repaired the system yourself anyway. There could also be a problem with the motherboard causing the GPU error.

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U all dont kno anything maybe just maybe its bc its a xbox hahahah

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