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#388125 - 13th Feb 2010 12:42pm WANTED: Xbox repair
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I have 2 xboxs I need repairing.

I would like to go to a shop rather than let individuals fix them.

Where would you recommend?

Errors are RROD on a Premium and E74 on an Elite

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#388127 - 13th Feb 2010 1:12pm Re: WANTED: Xbox repair [Re: Danny888]
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#388131 - 13th Feb 2010 1:18pm Re: WANTED: Xbox repair [Re: ]
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Jase is this something you can do?

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#388133 - 13th Feb 2010 1:40pm Re: WANTED: Xbox repair [Re: Danny888]
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danny mate the E74 is easily fixed by opening ur xbox up and swapping the x clamp at the back of the heat sink for some bolt and washers. i used roofing bolts and hacksawed them down to 10 ml lengh. they r the only bolts u can really get hold of locally to do this. but it will void ur warranty if u still have it in warranty. which i take it u dont or u would send it off.
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#388136 - 13th Feb 2010 2:09pm Re: WANTED: Xbox repair [Re: Rickie_Robbo]
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Where did you get your thermopaste and nuts/bolts from?

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#388141 - 13th Feb 2010 2:29pm Re: WANTED: Xbox repair [Re: Danny888]
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any reputable pc repair shop should have thermal heatsink paste in stock if they build pc for Sale and roofing bolts are available from almost any diy or builders merchant,but at this time on a sturday you are probably left with pc world and b&q or wickes lol

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#388142 - 13th Feb 2010 2:47pm Re: WANTED: Xbox repair [Re: phalinmegob]
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Know of any PC stores other than 'the big'uns'?

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#388143 - 13th Feb 2010 2:47pm Re: WANTED: Xbox repair [Re: Danny888]
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Also where could I get a T8 torx?

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#388145 - 13th Feb 2010 3:04pm Re: WANTED: Xbox repair [Re: Danny888]
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i used to use copyrite in liiscard but he has not been open the last few weeks so dont know if he has closed down.there is a little computer shop called then den just by victoria hospital,he was reasonable last time i went there,also bugbyte computers by lidl in old chester road tranmere.try screwfix on new chester road for your torx bit.

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#388148 - 13th Feb 2010 3:38pm Re: WANTED: Xbox repair [Re: phalinmegob]
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I think you mean BiggaBytes by Lidl wink There's also @64 on New Chester road near the John Masefield Pub in New Ferry.
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#388168 - 13th Feb 2010 5:42pm Re: WANTED: Xbox repair [Re: scoops]
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Originally Posted By: scoops
I think you mean BiggaBytes by Lidl wink There's also @64 on New Chester road near the John Masefield pub in New Ferry.


the phone side of that company are sh*te!! ive took several phones there and they've come back worse than before & even other members of my family

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#388179 - 13th Feb 2010 6:36pm Re: WANTED: Xbox repair [Re: chris_gilly]
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i wont use the shop any more personally.

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#388190 - 13th Feb 2010 8:32pm Re: WANTED: Xbox repair [Re: chris_gilly]
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Originally Posted By: chris_gilly
Originally Posted By: scoops
I think you mean BiggaBytes by Lidl wink There's also @64 on New Chester road near the John Masefield pub in New Ferry.


the phone side of that company are sh*te!! ive took several phones there and they've come back worse than before & even other members of my family


What? someone was actually willing to look at a phone there?
Everytime someone I know has been there it's always been a case of "sorry the guy who does phones isn't here, come back later" And when he finally does show up he doesn't do that model (no matter what phone it is).
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#388193 - 13th Feb 2010 8:35pm Re: WANTED: Xbox repair [Re: phalinmegob]
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b&q and wickes dont sell the right size washers or bolts u need. they sell evry other size but the size u need. roofing bolts r an exact fit. but they r like 10 times too long so just hacksaw them down to 10mm. nd the heatsink is good from maplin. get a silver based one. works abit better and costs about 7.99. i think the size of the bolts is something 5's can't rememba exactly but roofing bolts r an exact fit dimension wise.
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#389157 - 17th Feb 2010 4:36pm Re: WANTED: Xbox repair [Re: Danny888]
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i can try sort them out for you, or take them in to gamezone in new ferry opp somerfield but they will charge more ? dont trust copywite or anywere like that as they have a History with trading standards and have re opened in tranmere, b head and liscard a few times.
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