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Wavy lines in the middle of the screen

I have a question... I have a ps3 thats makes the screen kind of a wavy like distortion in the middle of the screen that won't go away during game play. I've cleaned the eye and gears. any suggestions?

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  • spoonman856 Jan 22, 2009

    Same issue. Wavy lines through my screen during the main menu and gameplay.

  • Anonymous Feb 07, 2009

    I plug in the red, white and yellow cables into my tv and I cam see the game playing but there are white lines going through my screen from top to bottom. I am going to get a new set of cables to see if that fixes my problem, because my wii and xbox 360 work!

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I had the same problem with 2 ps3 ,its interference from the microwave the way to fix this is to unplug everything and rip the round plug off thats plugged into the electrical outlet. if you think im lying contact me and ill email you a pic that shows thats how i fixed the issue

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It's a GPU problem. You can't fix it, pretty much only Sony and skilled techs can. You can reach Sony @ 1-800-345-SONY

You could also try a firmware update and few other things, but my bet is that it's the GPU.

Posted on Feb 21, 2009

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