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360 not starting....

Hi my 360 is currently not working.My console had the three red lights and I tried the "eraser fix" but that didn't work. after that I tried to replace the thermal compound on the motherboard and then when i started up the console the fan started going and i had the a green light but then suddenly after like 5 seconds everything shuts off. Nothing works, please help me!!

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Re: 360 not starting....

Ok you could try this

what you need is two towels just normal bathroom towels take everything out of your xbox e.g harddrive,controlers etc only things to leave in is the av cable and power supply as you wanna turn on the xbox lie a towel flat on the ground and lie the xbox on its side ontop of the towel turn the xbox on, you will see the error message and the red lights flash. wrap the towel around your xbox covering the air vents and then the 2nd towel put over the top. leave it on in the towels for about 20 mins then after that take all the towels off turn off the console and leave to cool down for 15 mins. turn the xbox on and it should restart again fine but only lasts for a couple of days then you have to do it again. wont fix it but will let u play while microsoft gets it.

its only a temperory fix you may need to contact microsoft

hope this help please rate me

regards grant

Posted on Nov 27, 2007

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