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Originally Posted by kiwiasian View Post
A friend of mine gave me an Xbox to repair. He gave me a list of things he wanted me to do, and I figured I could do it. I think he mentioned he had an RROD...
When you say the cold solder joints loosen, can't you just resolder them yourself?
Which ones specifically are loose?
The solder joints are the ball grid array points under the GPU, so you can't really resolder them directly. You can reflow them indirectly with a heat gun however.
    
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