In general, Xbox is a cool machine that operates like a PC but it is specially designed more as a gaming machine. If unfortunately your Xbox motherboard goes wrong, you can find the instructions below are important especially when you want to replace it by yourselves.
The replacement of motherboard will help you fix problems, enhance the system performance, and assist you to modify the system. Therefore, by following the easy instructions below, replacing the Xbox motherboard is just a piece of cake.
First of all, turn your Xbox machine sideway and unscrew all the screws to open the cover. After removing the cover or the case, you will find the hard drive and motherboard easier. Check serial number printed on the hard drive and write it down. Afterward, you can remove the motherboard from the machine by unscrewing the nine screws.
Then, unplug the wires that are connected to the game controls as well as the power supply. You shouldn’t forget to take out the head sink and the fan from the old motherboard because you will need them attached to the new motherboard.
Next step, install the new motherboard into your Xbox machine and tighten it with screws. Attach the heat sink and the fan you have removed from the old motherboard and plug the game pad wires and power supply cables to this new motherboard. To finalize the process, you should install the new hard drive, replace the top cover of the machine, screw the top cover, and here it is your new Xbox machine ready to operate.