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360 recently started freeezing during gameplay and is doing so repeatedly now

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The freezing means that a system error is eminent. You can rectify and probably fix your consoles by doing an X-Clamp replacement fix, or if you are still in warranty you can send it back to Microsoft for repair or replacement. have a lot of tutorials on X-Clamp fixes or you can use my 'pressure' method by reading here http:/

Please rate if at all useful, thanks!

I also have an XBOX 360 forum if you are interested in joining...


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