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One red light on right hand side of consol what does this mean

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Bad News Microsoft Does not cover one red light even if it is the
G.P.U. causing it . But call anyway i have revived different
response from different agents .

If you don't want to hassle with Microsoft then you have
the following options

1 Have a shop re-flow the G.P.U. and just as important
securely clamp the Chip down , without distorting the P.C.
board . also if they replace the X clamp with screw only, try
another shop . The consoles need a replacement bracket not
just screws.Average cost 60.00-80.00 . This repair last on
average 3-12 months


If you are desperate you can always do what's called a X clamp
mod but this fix will not last as long 1-3 month .


if you have any questions feel free to ask

Rob

Posted on Feb 11, 2010

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This is a warning sign that you could get the 3 red lights of death on your console, the first thing you need to do is contact xbox on 0800 469 9269 and tell them you have 3 red lights on your console and they will book your console in for a free repair even if your console warranty has expired or not, 9 times out of 10 xbox will send you out a brand new console as it is easier than fixing it, if you enjoy playing on xbox live then when you receive your console new or old xbox will send you a free 1 month xbox live subscription code for the time you have spent with out your console.
i hope this helps you
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Nathan L Hamilton

Posted on Feb 07, 2010

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