Question about Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

1 Answer

Turns off immediately after being switched on

Maybe due to an overheating, not sure. but i was playing and it switched itself off and has not been working since :S

Posted by on

  • chaz4564 Feb 15, 2009

    When I try to turn my Playstation 3 on, it almost immediately goes back to standby.

    An orange light very briefly shows before a red light starts to blink.


  • 1lucky Feb 15, 2009

    When I try to turn my Playstation 3 on, it almost immediately goes back to standby.

    An orange light very briefly shows before a red light starts to blink.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 4 Answers

Well when my computer overheats it turns it self of and the ps3 is kinda the same procces. there is a way to reverse the fan on the ps3 idk how thogh so i would say look up how to reverse fan on ps3 and then try that if that dosent work just send it in to sony

Posted on Feb 05, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Why does my computer switch itself off during gameplay


Problems off computers turning off unexpectedly is usually due to an overheated CPU.
1) Make sure your CPU fan is working
2) Make sure your system fan(s) are working
3) Use task manager to turn off uneeded programs running in the background that might be overtaxing your cpu

Jun 15, 2012 | NEC Computers & Internet

3 Answers

My laptop is switch off itself when i am using it,what can i do


check
1) the power settings configuration: select Always ON profile.
or
2) charger may be getting ruined.

Apr 09, 2011 | Toshiba Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Playstation 3 power issue


Your system has overheated. If it doesn't get on at all anymore, you should get it fixed in the place you bought it from. That happened to me.

Feb 14, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

1 Answer

My laptop Acer Aspire 5720ZG turns itself off while playing a game


as i think maybe its the graphic card acting up because its getting over heated.

make sure that all the fans are working properly and u might need to replace the graphic card.

for now just make sure that its not over heating and if u want u can download drivers and reinstall them.

most likely its overheating problem

cheers

Aug 13, 2008 | Acer Aspire 5500 5570-2609 Laptop

1 Answer

My Acer 5040 notebook keeps turning itself off for no apparent reason....!!!


This could any number of things. Depends how long it is before it turns off. If it turns off after 20 minutes or so you need to go into control panel and check your power settings. Your system maybe going into standby or hibernate. You dont say whether you can get it to restart easily and what you have to do to get it to do so. If it shuts down almost immediately you may have a hardware fault and windows may be protecting the hardware itself from overheating. You may have a virus/s. To be on the safe side make sure you give it a proper system AV scan.

Mar 07, 2008 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Telly turns itself off


Hi there!
Have you checked for loose connection on the mains plug wires or perhaps a faulty mains adaptor. Otherwise it can be dry joints in the power supply or perhaps capacitors which have failed. If not sure refer to a repairer. Good Luck,JUS004

Feb 24, 2008 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

Tv switches off


set goes on 20 seconds it goes off

Feb 24, 2008 | RCA TruFlat 27F520T 27" TV

1 Answer

No video


Hey jfresh,


Make sure you have your component cable set to the correct setting. On the actual cable itself, you'll see a little box that has a switch. It's like this normal <<------------>> HD

make sure it's set to the correct side. If you do not have HD, it will not turn on, but you'll hear the audio.

-Chad

Nov 27, 2007 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

1 Answer

Unit automatically switches off


Maybe all you need is to dust off the DVD player's pickup. I have had this happen several times with several players. After dusting the pickup, those players are still in service.

Feb 15, 2006 | Denon D-M51DVS System

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console Logo

Related Topics:

79 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Video Game Consoles & Games Experts

Iron
Iron

Level 3 Expert

3018 Answers

shaun taylor

Level 3 Expert

1454 Answers

marley mcelhinney

Level 3 Expert

490 Answers

Are you a Sony Video Game Console and Game Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...