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Xbox 360; Three Red Lights

I bought a refurbished Xbox 360 off of eBay but now it has three red lights. Before that happened, it would freeze constantly. The box contains all the original stuff, where can I get it fixed?

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  • Big Zach Jun 20, 2008

    Thanks, will they require any more information?

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3 red lights means you have a system hardware failure

you need to call 1-800-4my-xbox and get them to send you a box so you can send it in for repairs

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