Microsoft Providing 360 Racing Wheel Fix

Microsoft announced today that it will be providing a retrofit for the Xbox 360 Wireless Racing Wheel in what is described as a “precautionary measure”. It comes after a “very small number of incidents” in which the wheel chassis would overheat and cause smoke to come out of the AC-DC power supply.

Microsoft recommends that you no longer use the AC-DC power supply until you receive your retrofit. The wheel remains safe to use on battery power.

In order to receive your retrofit, you need to visit (British link, if outside Britain, click here for localised support) or call 0800 587 1102 (again, visit your localised for the telephone number in your region).

Originally Written By: Scott Webber

Console Monster

Console Monster is an independent gaming website that is dedicated to the Xbox and PlayStation gamer. Established in 2005 our team of UK and USA volunteer gamers bring our readers regular console gaming articles. If you are looking for a platform to get yourself heard, we would love to hear from you!

Share this article

Share on twitter
Share on facebook
Share on reddit
Share on linkedin

By clicking on the buttons above and buying an item from Amazon, you will help support us by giving us affiliate commission. It will not cost you extra, but it will go a long way in allowing us doing what we do best here. Thank you!

Learn how to support us

Recent Posts

Game Reviews
Hardware Reviews
What's Trending