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Very very near miss with Xbox 360!

post #1 of 11
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So I have my xbox plugged into my monitor, and I have to have the xbox sitting on my bed to reach the monitor and headphones I use (the cables are short).

I had the Xbox turned on, was just about to play gears, but decided to get shower and go gym instead. BUT foolishly I just left my xbox on, and someone has at some point put my duvet back OVER the xbox!

So my xbox literally been running under my duvet for about the past 90 minutes just recurculating hotter and hotter air...

I walked into my room now and thought whats so loud, cant be my PC. Then puleld back the duvet and realised

I didnt even know the xbox fans spun faster to compensate, but mine sounded like they were going at 5000rpm...Xbox was still on though and nothing flashed on screen! So Maybe I got away with it!
Edited by $ilent - 10/17/11 at 1:21pm
post #2 of 11
Mine is always preparing for liftoff, regardless of circumstance.
post #3 of 11
If anything, that's good afaik.
post #4 of 11
Well that's nice to know that there is some sort of fan profile in there.
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If anything, that's good afaik.
good for what? I dont need to resolder any part of my xbox afaik...lol
post #6 of 11
If it's the old model (by description I assume it is) Hopefully the board didn't flex. You will know very soon
     
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post #7 of 11
i remember buying mine and burnout paradise, was exited to play so set it up on the bed and the little one came in and bouced on the bed causing laser burns to the disk.
needless to say that game was useless.
(was only game i had for a week since i spent all my money getting xbox)
post #8 of 11
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good for what? I dont need to resolder any part of my xbox afaik...lol


Lol nevermind
post #9 of 11
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If it's the old model (by description I assume it is) Hopefully the board didn't flex. You will know very soon
oh crap, would the screen have turned black or something similar?
post #10 of 11
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oh crap, would the screen have turned black or something similar?
You will know in a short while if it starts locking up/acting strange or one day you start it and get the lovely RROD.
     
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