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Dropped PS3 won't send signal to TV

I dropped my son's PS3 on to a hard wood floor from about a foot up. It was not dropped at an angle or on its side, just straight down. It doesn't appear that anything is loose inside because there are no rattles. Now when he powers it up, the green light comes on normally, there are no weird sounds or anything, but the TV does not read the signal. He has already disconnected and reconnected everything to make sure all connections are tight. Any ideas? Thanks...

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  • campeggio Jul 01, 2009

    No. He has it connected with component. We've tried holding down power button for several seconds, waited for two beeps, but still the tv is not receiving the signal from the game console.

  • citizen_rach May 11, 2010

    Have you changed from HDMI to scart or vice versa?

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