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Ps2 slim laoding error

Hi when i turn it on i can get to the browser but then it will freez

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Hi All,

Your Slim has a short circuit somewhere. I run a repair shop for Playstations and what I do is clean the Ciruit board and fan out real good to get rid of Dust and lint. Sometime the dust gets wet someway, and begins to conduct the power. This will cause the Slim to go green for a second and then back red.

  1. Remove the screw covers on the bottom of the slim
  2. Remove the screws, I think I remember 7 screws. At least 6.
  3. Remove any disc
  4. Pop the cover up from the back. Sometimes the Right side will not want to pop loose, but it is ok to force it.
  5. Disassemble the console guts carefully. Do not stand on carpet when working on the motherboard. Stand on wood, Ceramic, or Linoleum.
  6. Clean every speck of dust and lint out of the conole.
  7. REassemble and test.
I hope this works for you. Post another comment to this page and I will repsond. You might want to send it off for repair at www.playstationclinic.com

Posted on Nov 07, 2007

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