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Red lights on xbox 360

1 of my games recently froze on the xbox and since then i havee had 3 red lights on the console and it wont load any games or dvds.

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Get a ps3

Posted on Apr 04, 2008

3 red lights is the red ring of doom just send it back and get it fixed for free!

Posted on Apr 03, 2008

Just send it back and get it fixed for free!

Posted on Apr 03, 2008

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Which three lights? if its Top Left, Bottom Left, Bottom Right, then you have the infamous "Red Ring of Death." witch means general hardware failure. If you search around on the internet, there are some Xbox360 modding sites that sell kits to repair this kind of problem (if youre brave enough to tackle it).

Luckily Microsoft is aware of this problem and has extended thier warranty to 3yrs (but ONLY if you have this particular problem).

Otherwise you'd have to send it into Microsoft to get it repaired.

Posted on Apr 01, 2008

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