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#1 salticidae

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Posted 26 September 2003 - 02:25 AM

can you use a motherboard from XBOX "A" with a HD from XBOX "B" and a CD drive from XBOX "C" i have found that replacing one of the drives renders an error code.

i would like to be able to use some spare parts from fried boxes to make a working xbox.



#2 Drew826

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Posted 26 September 2003 - 04:08 AM

im pretty sure you can put the dvd drive from a different xbox in yours with no problem, but if you dont have a mod chip then you most likely cant use a different hdd because the motherboard and hdd need to be using the same password to communicate.

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Posted 26 September 2003 - 04:18 AM

Yeah, any xbox dvd drive will work with any xbox, but you have to change/match the hard drive passwords before you make a swap.

#4 rzyzzy

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Posted 26 September 2003 - 04:39 AM

all the parts are interchangeable - if you have a chip, just unlock your hard drive - there is no need for a locked drive, except for xbox live.




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