Xbox 360 not updating properly
Electronic devices like your console are made to function at and around room temperature, extreme cold temperatures can often cause just as many problems as extreme warm temperatures (such as overheating).
If there is a problem with the Xbox360 The LEDs in the ring of light will flash in a particular pattern.
The pattern itself leads some insight to the problem.
Certain patterns will lead to numbered error codes which will provide further insight to the problem.
The numbered error codes are described below their corresponding LED code.=============================Alternatively Overheating can be cause by the console locking up or "freezing" after a set amount of time.
Lockups that occur at a specific point in a game are generally problems with the game itself and not caused by overheating.
THINGS TO TRYDO NOT EVER PUT YOUR CONSOLE IN THE FREEZER OR OUT IN COLD WEATHERSome people think that doing this might help "fix" an overheating console, in fact doing so could cause even bigger problems.
If the screen is blank or you would like additional information follow the instructions for determining the secondary error code in the section below E01: possibly a power supply problem E02: possibly a Network Interface problem (might be fixed by loosening the x-clamps)E03: possibly Power problem could be the PSU could be the GPU/CPU, somehow the console isn't getting clean power from the power supply.E04: Unconfirmed: There is a problem with the Southbridge Chip usually dealing with how it connects to the mainboard (cold solder joint/bridged solder joints)E05: CPU over heating - If you are receiving this error after disassembling your console make sure to all 8 of the heatsinc screws are tightened securely to the board/heatsink holes.E06: GPU over heating -ensure your x-clamps are installed properly.E07: RAM over heating E08: Unconfirmed: General I/O Malfunction, could be caused by an error with any of the I/O devies such as A/V port, USB, Hard drive, DVD drive, etc.100% of the info here was discovered by members of Xbox Scene through trial and error, a lot of the information is probably incorrect, but it is our best guess.Myself, nor any of the guide contributors take responsibility for any actions you might take as a result of reading this guide.