Question about Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
I was in the middle of a game and suddenly the lights went out on my house and when it came back my tv wasn't working (I think because of a short circuit) and the same for my PS3 it doesn't even start. Does the PS3 have a circuit breaker, how can I fix this?
There is a ceramic fuse (10A 250V) that blew on your power supply. You have three options 1) send it in to a repair shop 2) buy a power supply and fix it yourself (why not, it's already broken whats the worst you could do) make sure you get the right model. the model is on the bottom of the power supply itself or 3) Fix the power supply. You need to know a little about soldering but its the only white fuse on the board you cant miss it. Good luck
In the future you can go to EllisonsMP3repair.com and talk to a tech that knows what there talking about.
Posted on Mar 09, 2009
Sorry, the PS3 does not have a circuit breaker. Most likely when the power came back on the surge blew the power supply. You can get it serviced by Sony or replace the power supply your self.
Posted on Sep 30, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jan 22, 2014 | Zenith R57W46 57" Rear Projection...
Aug 24, 2011 | Apple iPhone Smartphone
Sep 14, 2010 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Controller
Sep 12, 2009 | Sony KP-51HW40 51" Rear Projection...
Aug 19, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
Jun 23, 2009 | Sony KP-51HW40 51" Rear Projection...
Jul 20, 2008 | Fujitsu AMILO Pro V1000 Notebook
184 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!