Is the Xbox 360 overheating do to a faulty power cord

It seems that a fix has been reported for the overheating issue that some Xbox 360 owners have encountered with their new hardware. Lifting the power cord off the ground so it gets better ventilation stops it from getting hot enough to cause the Xbox 360 to not properly work. If this is found to be the reason for the crash problem. I think we can safely say that once again Microsoft has allowed a faulty power supply to be released with it's Xbox hardware. Many of you are aware that this was an issue with the original Xbox unit and there was a nationwide recall. The faulty power supplies for the original Xbox were replaced.


Is your Xbox 360 crashing – Iggy Uncensored

Xbox 360 crash fix found – addict3d.org

The 360 in Xbox is the power supply temperature… – addict3d.org

BBC NEWS  Technology  Crash reports dog Xbox 360 launch

USATODAY.com – Microsoft reports isolated incidents of Xbox 360 glitches

Xbox 360 crash fix found – Inquirer

 

For information on the power cord recall for the first Xbox gaming machine take a look at my previous article below.

Microsoft Announces Power Cord Replacement for Xbox – Iggy Uncensored

 

Xbox 360 costs third more to make than it sells for  The Register

Xbox 360 a Thanksgiving Turkey  The Register

Reports of XBOX 360 Crashes Surface on the Net  Blogs of War

Xbox 360 crashing, overheating  CNET News.com

My Xbox 360 (Chris Pirillo)

PCWorld.com – Your Xbox Power Cord Can Be a Fire Hazard

Xbox 360 day 2 component costs and crashes – Ars Technica

Who wants an Xbox Core System Not many. Plus a fix for crashes – Ars Technica

BBR News » String Up Your Xbox 360 – Overheating power supply freezing up game play

Slashdot  Fix Your Crashing X-Box 360 With String

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