Question about Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
The cause of the E74 Error might be overheating of
your console and for avoiding such error messages in future you need to
put your machine at an open space. Ensure that it is placed near the
window or you can also make some external arrangement for cooling the
console such as cooling the machine through a pedestal fan etc. But as
your Xbox already have E74 Problem, You can either send your Xbox to
Microsoft for repair ( just for your information Microsoft is no longer
providing Extended warranty for E74 Problem), Microsoft generally takes
3-4 weeks to fix the problem. If you can't wait for a month (I know
most XBox gamers can not wait without their favourite Gaming device),
You can also fix E74 Problem yourself and that too within an hour
without any technical knowledge. I would suggest you to check out the DIY Xbox Fix Guide for more information.
Posted on Mar 13, 2009
Heres the problem
Section 4 is flashing red
- Hardware Failure
E74: AV cable error... There is a problem with the AV cable, try using a different AV cable. If the cable is known
to be working then there is a 90% chance it's a scaler chip problem (the "ANA" or "HANA" chip connected
directly to the AV cable) in rare cases it is the GPU.
If changing the cable doesnt work then you will need to get it fixed by Microsoft
Check the documentation that came with your Xbox 360 for contact information.
In the US Customer Support can be reached at 1-800-4-MY-XBOX (1-800-469-9269)
Posted on Aug 24, 2008
a 6ya Technician can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Technician (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Apr 27, 2011 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
Jul 03, 2010 | Activision Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare...
Jun 21, 2010 | Activision Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare...
Jun 11, 2010 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
Jun 06, 2010 | Activision Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare...
Feb 19, 2010 | Video Game Consoles & Games
Jan 10, 2010 | Activision Call of Duty 4 Modern Warfare...
Dec 29, 2009 | Microsoft Xbox Console
Jul 09, 2009 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
Apr 21, 2015 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
56 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!