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PS3 playing games on-line after 30 mins the screen balnks the console is un responsive. turn it off leave it for hour switch it on and it works again for another 30 mins. Overheating? It' aorund a year ols

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After looking shortly on google, you are not the only one with this problem. The soluitions are divers, but it all ends in "Contact Sony about it via their tech support number- there is a chance the fan inside may not be working properly. If that is the case they will repair/ replace it at no charge thanks to the one year warranty they have on it."
If you still have a warranty on it, get it fixed through sony.
If you don't, several comments suggest you set your ps3 in a nice ventilated part of your room.
Suggestions make that at least 4 inches of room all around the ps3, except the bottom of the machine. Also, don't put it in a cabinet or anysorts of those kind.
I hope this sorts it out!

Good luck!

Posted on Sep 07, 2008

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