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Towel Trick What is the towel trick????

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Wrapping your console in towels then turning it on and letting it run for a few minutes. Its purpose is to get rid of the "red" ring of death. But doing so will void your warranty.

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Your lucky, one person on YouTube had the same message(E64)

Some people commenting on the video had this to say about it:

1) "I think this happens when you start a corrupted file (a demo or somthing) because thats what happened to mine. I took off the hard drive when I was downloading BioShock demo. the 360 was off though"

2) "hey buddy, had the same problem... just dont put it in such an area... there is not enough air! hope it wont break another time!"

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Then there is someone who says to try this trick:

"BUDDDY. try doing the Towel Trick. it works on mine"

Here's the towel trick:

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