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Blank but kinda fuzzy screen

I have had my 360 for a long time now and it just started with this problem. Hopefully some one can help. The graphics turned purple but still visable to play. when we shut it off and turned back on we got audio but no video. I tried different TV and New Video cord. None of this helped, the screen is now black with very light fuz. Any advise....?

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  • vdubman61 Aug 31, 2008

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Well I have the same issue and I tried to look at the back of the video/audio connector and played with the pins on the console (be carfull when doing this the pins are thin and can brake easy) after I played with them for a min ( I just pressed them down to see if they moved and made sure that they where up to connect with the cable) it worked not long after that it quit again. I have heard to wrap a towle around it and it should come back I tried that and it worked. Not sure how long it will last but... Good Luck

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