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How do i fix my playstation, it locks up on the green wave graphics

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  • skydiver1111 Feb 21, 2009

    loks up on start up with the green wave. Thats it. stuck. George

  • Brandon Ames Feb 21, 2009

    same problem.. PS3 freezes on the green wave graphic upon starting the system

  • Brandon Ames Feb 21, 2009

    same problem.. PS3 freezes on the green wave graphic upon starting the system



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You can try a video reset. Hold the power button down until you hear two beeps and let go when you start the PS3.

Or you can try a few tips from this guide here:

More than likely you've got a problem with the GPU that only Sony will be able to fix.

You can reach them here: 1-800-345-SONY

Posted on Feb 21, 2009


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