If you recovered your account and you are receiving the mysterious status code of 0x8016ABA5 allow me to help. This code indicates a problem with your billing information…so let’s fix it. All you need is update your account information and you should be all set. All you need to do is use either of the below methods -you don’t need to do both.
Remember to sign in with the Windows Live ID associated with the Gamertag that is giving you the error.
Hope that helps.