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Re: my system blinks on and off
This is an issue with the 72 pin connector in the system. The contacts inside the system start wearing out or corroding and don't make as good of a connection as they used to. There are multiple places online, such as ebay, where you can buy replacement connectors for the system. The actual repair itself is quite simple. There are many places online that tell you how to do the repair and many places that sell the connector usually include some instructions.
For a quck fix, adjust the angle that you are pushing the cart in and how hard you are pushing it in. You might be able to get the game to play a few times like this, but it is not as reliable as the above method.
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Hi doesn't sound good. some times even replacing the connector pin and cleaning the games, gray screen can still happen this could mean that the console is most likely faulty, have had a few cases of this no matter what i do it just stays gray. try and find a replacement console either on line www.gameoz.com.au or from the auction sites.
when i was trying to watch my blue ray "young guns" movie, the console wasnt reading the disc. i.e. it was as there was no movie/game in the system. i held the eject button for 10 seconds with the movie out of the console. when the blue light started blinking i continued to hold eject button until the light stopped. i then inserted my movie and........VIOLA!!!!!
now i just need to find a date to watch it with.
you have to press A and then the remote buttons at the bottom will turn blue and make sure you have the gray thing that sits on top of ur tv is where you can directly aim the remote at and the little hands should appear.:) Hope it helps.:)
Was the system hooked up to an HDTV with component cables and then moved to a non hdtv? I had a similar problem when I changed my xbox from the hdtv to the non hdtv. I fixed it by using the RCA cables that came with the xbox and not the component cables that I bought from best buy.