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When i turn ps3 on red light turns green then yellow,makes 2 beeping noises goes back to red flashes and wont bbot up anyone know thanks

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Yes, what you have here is called the Yellow Light of Death, or (YLOD) for short. On PS3's, getting a YLOD is a 3% chance, while the XBOX360 gets a higher chance for the RROD.

I'm not sure exactly how to fix it myself, but hopefully this will help you.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4_Ic1_TY-GU

Posted on Jul 15, 2009

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