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How Can You Fix 2 Red Lights Problem in Your Xbox 360?

Ashish K Arora

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Is your Xbox 360 is showing two red lights problem? There are many reasons for it. But there is nothing to panic . You can easily fix it. The first and foremost thing you have to do is check whether all its cords are properly connected. If it shows 4 red lights then it is definitely the mistake of Audio/V cord which goes in and out from your Xbox360. So have a look whether all of your cords are properly connected just as your TV's inputs.

The 2 red lights error or 3 red lights error which is affectionately called by Microsoft as the red ring of death (RRod) problem and this happens because of hardware failure. Whether it is 2 red lights or 3 red lights it is because of hardware failure. But it helps to identify where the mistake occurs or the reason behind the problem. The most general red light problem in Xbox 360 and the tips required to fix it are well explained below.

1) Over heating is the main problem. If the system is on run for much longer time, then there is a chance to get over heated as the cooling ventilation system fail to function effectively. It can be attributed to the failure of cooling systems like the cooling fan and vents. It can be cooled off by switching off the system for two hours. But any DIY guide from Internet helps you to cool the Xbox 360 without turning off your system.

2) Lack of voltage can lead to 2 red light error. See whether the plugs are properly inserted to an outlet specially designed for Xbox console and check whether it is not shared by any other electrical equipment.

3) If the problem still persists, send the unit to Microsoft where they take a month's time to repair it. More than that, it cost you an arm and a leg as shipping fee and other paper works.

Why panic if you can fix the 2 red lights problem of Xbox 360 console from your home? Without any technical expertise you can fix 2 red lights problem and many other problems by resorting to our tips provided in a DIY guide

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