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does this mean that if i bought one of those broken xbox360's on ebay for pretty cheap ~90$ i could send it in to microsoft and receive a new/repaired one?
do i need a receipt or something?
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does this mean that if i bought one of those broken xbox360's on ebay for pretty cheap ~90$ i could send it in to microsoft and receive a new/repaired one?
do i need a receipt or something?
Yeah does anyone know the policies on this?
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Usually when you send it in, they just ask for the serial number.


Grrrr I sent mine in 2 months ago...waste of $140.
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If it was a red ring of death error they will reimburse you. I don't see why you're complaining.
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So when you send in your xbox 360, what all do they require for you to have it fixed under warranty?
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If it was a red ring of death error they will reimburse you. I don't see why you're complaining.

Oh nice, I didn't actually read the whole article, just the snippet provided.
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So when you send in your xbox 360, what all do they require for you to have it fixed under warranty?

When I sent mine in after calling 18004myxbox, all I remember giving them was the serial number on the back of the 360. Then they check if its under warranty or not on their computer.
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Nice job Microsoft. That's good news for 360 owners.
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I think I just might buy one then. This would mean that I would be able to buy a system on ebay and have it replaced for free for three years after the manufacture date, correct? Or do you have to be the original owner?
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I think I just might buy one then. This would mean that I would be able to buy a system on ebay and have it replaced for free for three years after the manufacture date, correct? Or do you have to be the original owner?
yeah i need to know this too lol
i just wanna buy one of those broken ones for real cheap and then get it fixed
you don't have to be the original owner or something like that right?
and the xbox hasnt been out for 3 years so that means all of them would be under the warranty still right?
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