Another Red Ring of Death (RRoD) fix

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Another Red Ring of Death (RRoD) fix

Here’s a fix for the Xbox 360 RRoD problem that uses little more than some added screws and washers.

Fix the Red Ring of Death! (without towels!) – Link

14 thoughts on “Another Red Ring of Death (RRoD) fix

  1. Visin says:

    I am a frequent gamer I must say and I always play for long periods of time and one day that stopped for me.

    My Xbox 360 showed me a single color three times and I knew the time had come, so I resorted to solutions.

    I talk about all the possible solutions at my blog Azeroth Now here,

  2. masterchief111 says:

    After trying the towel method a few times and failing, my cousin forwarded me a recommendation from of how to fix it… The guide he recommended worked great for me. It’s been 4 months now and no more problems!! =)

  3. Anonymous says:

    try Team Hybrid’s Ultimate X-clamp Fix…

  4. Kimberly says:

    Image is very nice, but this is a very serious problem if your xbox 360’s warranty is been expired. Last monday I have got that deadly red ring of death error on my xbox and luckily I was able to fix it manually. Following Guide has helped me a lot.


  5. CarlWilliams734 says:

    RRoD can be very problematic. When I got the dreaded RRoD, I found this website to be the most helfpul. Try it out, I highly recommend it:

  6. adamhumphreys says:

    This picture shows a great example of the ring of death xbox fix in full flow. I finally got my xbox fix ed by following this guide.

  7. dontaskmeimnoexpert says:

    Reblogged this on Dont Ask Me I’m No Expert.

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