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Ps3 automatic shuts off

When i turn on my ps3, 2 sec later a yellow light flashes then it shuts off with a red light flashing.

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  • UtsavJain89 May 09, 2009

    I have a PS3 40gb.Even iam faceing the same problem though mine shuts after 5 secs or maybe even a minute or two..The game if any inside does not eject fopr sum tym...After waitning for 1hr or so the game ejects...

  • Anonymous May 09, 2009

    I turn the playstation on it turns green quickly flashes yellow the goes to a red flashing light than wont stop flashing until i turn it off.

  • UtsavJain89 May 11, 2010

    It's not the motherboard right?? I read somewhere that it could be the Blu -Ray-diode problem

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The problem of your PS3 is inside.. it has a problem on its power. it could be a wire problem or a current electricity problem so visit a PS3 tech. or else you might lose your ps3

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This is very common in the fat ps3 models. It could be your power brick! But I will put my money on a cold solder joint on the GPU. If you can find a cheap power brick anywhere I would try it! There are fixes for this problem online but none will last unless you go to a professional and have your GPU OR CPU REBALLED. Sorry for bad news. I hope im wrong. Mine has just suffered the same fate after 2 years of repairs, lol. Cheaper to buy a new super slim and have a warranty. Good luck!

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Mine does the same exact thing

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