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GameCube Power flashes / wont turn on

By Killswitch
Jan 14, 2005
  1. When i try to turn on the cube, the power will flash and sometimes flash jsut once and stop. I dont want to send in for repairs for financial issues. Any advice or solutions? If it helps, I had been playing Metroid Prime 2 for a few hours and it shut off on its own. I never tried to restart until now. :confused:
     
  2. TacticalFlow

    TacticalFlow TS Rookie Posts: 30

    maybe its over heating.. Check the airflow from both sides and see if its not blocked
     
  3. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,714   +397

    See if you can borrow the power cable which includes the power supply from someone else's gamecube. I had a power supply on mine go bad once. I forget how much they cost but I don't think its too expensive.
     
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