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Three flashing red lights around power button

My son's xbox 360 was having problems reading the game dics - no disc or dirty disc messages would come up. That stopped and it was fine for a few weeks after that, Now when you turn on the power button on the console there are three red lights around the power button. Nothing will play on it and there is nothing on the tv screen either. I did the thing with the sync button to get the code for what error it is and it came up as 0102. So far I have not found anything useful to help resolve this problem. Any ideas?

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I've had great success with the Xbox 360 Repair guide from 3RedLightfix.com

Posted on Feb 18, 2008

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I suggest using three copper pennies per Ram chip.
Use a slight amount of reusable adhesive to stick the pennies together and then to adhere to the ram chips. Note: Do not screw the black screws back onto the bottom of 360, just the silver screws.
Also use pennies made before 1983, they're %100 Copper and make better heat sinks.
If you don't know what i'm talking about check youtube.

Posted on Feb 17, 2008

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The cheapest way to get it fixed is this website.

www.xbox360-fix.com or www.360-pros.com

Posted on Feb 16, 2008

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