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My ps3 is shutting down in the middle of a game

I just bought call of duty three.and bought my ps3 from ebay.when i started playing in the first ten minutes it shut off.i restarted and played for about 2 to 3 hours and it did the same thing.why is it doing this?an d how can i fix it?

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Re: my ps3 is shutting down in the middle of a game

Hi rcc75,

You and most all PS3 owners have or will experience this problem. Your Heat Transfer compound is dried up. This to me is a definite Manufacturer Defect. Contact Sony at 1800 345-7669 unless your outside North America. If you know how to get to the heat sinks, I suggest you go their and put some new high quality Heat Transfer compound between your processors and the heat sinks.

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