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Looking for a PS3 60GB model motherboard for replacement

If you have any available PS3 60GB model motherboards available and up for sale, I'm looking for one to replace my current broken motherboard. My email: Jamesbondkillalot007@yahoo.com. Thanks!

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You can't just replace the motherboard, the blu-ray is tied to the motherboard number, so if you put in a new motherboard it won't read blu-ray games anymore. Check http://www.edepot.com/playstation3.html to find out how it is tied to the motherboard.

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I've put some scratches on the 60 GB PS3 mobo. I've tampered with it, and well as it is. I'm wandering if possible do you know anyone who can solder the scratches to fix them.

I'm thinking of asking SONY to send my back my $$ for repairing my 60 GB PS3, and instead order a PS3 slim, and work to find someone who can fix my 60 GB.

Posted on Sep 07, 2012

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If you replace both the motherboard and the bluray drive, would it work? And if it's a 60gb, does it have to be replaced with another 60gb drive?

Posted on Jun 09, 2010

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    Believe it or not the 60GB drive can be replaced with any 2.5" SATA hard drive on the marked today, but you will have to have a backed up copy of your current operating system to format it correctly. It takes a minute to do, but well worth it. I transformed my 80 GB into a 320GB more than 3 years ago, still rockin!

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