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#1 brent567

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Posted 14 April 2009 - 10:53 PM

I just installed xbox media center on my xbox and I thought everything went ok. When I load an original game it will play the game for a few min. then the screen will go black and the led will flash. I cannot power off when this happens or will the cd drive open and I have to unplug. When I dont load any games or dvds the xbox will stay powered on for as long as you would like. Did I break anything when I took my xbox aprt because it worked before this... But i already tried to cd drives and it does the same thing.

any ideas??? sad.gif

Thanks

#2 lordvader129

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Posted 14 April 2009 - 11:09 PM

what color does the LED flash?

and, dumb question, but did you make sure you plugged the fan back in? both fans if its a 1.0

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Posted 14 April 2009 - 11:20 PM

Yes I plugged back in the fan. It flashes orange but I think the led is all weird now because of the softmod.

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Posted 15 April 2009 - 01:48 AM

A console may also flash orange if it's overheating, and given that your console only does this while "under load", that could well be the problem.

Could be a loose heatsink?




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