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My PS3 will not power on!

I was playing Call of Duty 5 last night and my PS3 just shut off during game play. I flicked the main switch and nothing happened.

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    I had the same problem I was playing and all of a sudden my ps3 turns off. I tried to turn it back on and the red light just keeps blinking nothing else happens.

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