Shin's turn for the RROD

Discussion in 'Video Games and Technology' started by Shin-Gouki, Aug 4, 2009.

  1. Shin-Gouki

    Shin-Gouki Rebuilding Veteran

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    For those that have come before me I salute you.
     
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    Ahh. Welcome to the club, bro. Thoroughly shit as it is.
     
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    ugh i don't look forward to the day my 360 suffers from this horrible fate
     
  4. mrhillz

    mrhillz Changed his user title. TFW2005 Supporter

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    Welcome to the club, really sucks doesn't it.
     
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    Sixshot Jeff Goldbluman Group

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    Sucks man. Which chipset did you have? So far I have had zero problems with mine, but my brother has been through like 5 360s. Lame.
     
  6. Shin-Gouki

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    Falcon. I've had it for a year and 1/2
     
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    Welcome to the club. Punch and pie is in the corner.
     
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    Just like death and taxes.
     
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    Mine RRODed over a year ago. I did that switch out screws and replace heatskink fix. Been working fine ever since.
     
  11. Prowl

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    Dude, totally off topic, but your Sig made me laugh out loud. True Story... BATMAN TAS shuffled in, in college, but it was before Itunes, so it was a CD Mix and I forgot Batman was in there.
     
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    :/ Even with the 360's robust online community, I simply couldn't tolerate the possibility of RRoD enough to ever buy the system.
     
  13. Shin-Gouki

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    If it was not covered under the warranty I would do that. But since MS is going to fix it for free...
     
  14. smangerbot

    smangerbot The Holy Zombie Jesus TFW2005 Supporter

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    yup, i flipped when mine did it the second time. this is why i get cross platform games on my ps3. the only thing i really use my 360 for is fighting people online.
     
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    News like this makes all 360 owners depress. :( 
     
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    Sorry to hear, Shin. Believe me, the worst part of having it is having to deal with Microsoft's customer support to either get it fixed or to get a new one.
     
  18. Mechafire

    Mechafire Veteran TFW2005 Supporter

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    QFT.
     
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    SubotaiBaghatur Borys of Ebe

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    I find the best way to avoid the RRoD is to leave the 360 packed in a box sitting in the closet. Wont be hooked back up until mass effect 2 hits.
     
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    This is the one reason why I have never gotten a 360.
     

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