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Posted on Nov 28, 2007

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Bro my xbox 360 keeps showing 3 red light every time i turn it on i Even left it for a month and then turned it on but it still came with three red light can you please tell me what to do.

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  • Anonymous Nov 29, 2007

    How much does it cost to repair the Xbox 360

  • asam Nov 29, 2007

    thank you very much

  • asam Dec 03, 2007

    so you trying to say put £300 in the bin


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Xbox is the worst company to deal with, you'd be better off throwing it away.


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First make sure that all of your cables are still plugged in. I know it's highly unlikely that one came out on it's own, but it happened to me. If they ARE still plugged in, try UN-plugging all of them and then re-connecting them. Then turn it back on.

What you're experiencing is known as the Red Ring of Death. (Microsoft prefers to call it the Red Ring of Light though, because, well, it's a happier way of putting it.)

It's basically a hard-drive failure. It's pretty bad. It happens to a lot of people, and could be caused from a million different things.

At any rate, if un-plugging and reconnecting all of your cables doesn't work; you'll have to contact Xbox Support via phone or email, explain your problem to them, wait a few days for them to get back to you to let you know that they're sending you an empty box with pre-paid postage on it for you to ship the console back to them in Texas for it to be repaired or replaced.

Sorry for such a long-winded explanation, but there's really no sure-fire way to fix that problem so far other than sendin' your console back for repairs.


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