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Old 05-17-2008, 12:52 AM   #23
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Re: Red Ring of Death hits me

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Originally Posted by idiotic View Post

Anyone know what kind of correlation there is between 360 units and red rings of death?
The RROD is caused by the board warping underneath the video processor, and the solder joints breaking loose. Microsoft's remedy for this, was adding a heat-sink above the VPU, to alleviate the heat, and having the fan turn on as soon as you powered up the 360.
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