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Old 10-03-09, 02:55 PM   #25
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2nd 360 here. My first died after I kept opening it and closing it to modify the skin a bunch. I also bent and stretched the motherboard beyond repair.

My 2nd one is going strong. I bought one of the newer GPU heatsinks and x-clamp fixed both CPU and GPU and applied arctic silver grease just as I got it. It hasn't given me any problems since.
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Old 10-03-09, 05:15 PM   #26
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It's quite shocking. Out of a very small survey here, most people are on at least no. 2. Compare that with any console that sold well, I guess props to MS for seeing a fault, extending the warranty and taking care of us. Perhaps next time they'll worry more about build quality and less about interchangeable face plates and detachable hard drives.
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Old 10-03-09, 06:02 PM   #27
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I'm on my second box aswell.
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Old 10-04-09, 11:44 AM   #28
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that sucks... thats why They sell so much of it:P
Anyway. I still like xbox more than ps. Its somehow more accesable to me:P
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Old 10-04-09, 12:24 PM   #29
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im still on my launch console made in oct 2005... i got the RROD twice and ive fixed it both times myself
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