Again, the two main reasons most people have against Xbox 360 repair services are – it involves too much money and a lot of time. One can expect more than 2-3 weeks in repair services. “At all cost” is the magic phrase here. So how much are you willing to spend on repair work? The actual console prices are ranging around the 0-400 frame depending mainly on geographical location of the shop and the extras included. No one will pay more than 50% of a product’s initial value, although there are some exceptions and buying a new one to replace the damaged old one is not always an available option. But how much really can Xbox 360 repair services cost?
There are some things you could do to prevent losing your X-box, even temporarily. If your console is most of the time turned on, you should consider purchasing the extra fan upgrade – that could easily save you money for covering future damages resulted from overheating the hardware inside.