Fixing an Xbox 360 with 3 flashing lights is not only possible but it can often be done at home. You might think that repairing your own Xbox 360 console is out of the question, but in many cases quick repairs can be carried out with only basic knowledge and some simple tools. The 3 flashing lights error indication otherwise known as “3 rings of doom”, is actually one of the most common system failures out there. This warning basically means that there is system hardware failure, but this is not always the case. It can either be a “false positive” signal for some other failure or particularly a signal that the system has simply overheated. This is the good news.

The bad news is that if the indication is a general hardware failure, then a repair center or Microsoft may be the only salvation for your system. Don’t freak just yet though. Microsoft builds some tough equipment and if your system simply overheated, you may be able to save it. Microsoft released so many of these systems…



Source by Alexander Thompson