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Ps3 picture flickers

When i play a game the game picture just keeps on flickering like the system cant proccess the picture

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Sounds like to me,youve got a bad set of rca jacks or component jacks ,which ever youve got . ,, mine did that ,,and it was the componet jacks,,thks

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