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PS 3 20 GB no picture,

We arent getting a picture when the PS 3 is plugged into the TV. It is configured properly, The PS turns on, we just dont get a picture.
Thank you,

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  • chrismachows Dec 25, 2007


    Thanks for the quick answer, yes the yellow cable is plugged in, and yes we have used two different TV's now. WE have also tried two different AV cables.

    Any other suggestions?



  • Anonymous Dec 25, 2007

    how to plug on tv

  • chrismachows Dec 25, 2007

    We just tried the cable on the PS2 and it worked fine. I will take the PS 3 to the geek squad at Best Buy tomorrow, thank you all for the quick responses!!!!

    The PS3 will start up, it will accept a disk, the screen on the TV stays black. The channel is the same as what we use the PS2 on.

    Any other idea's or suggestions are greatly welcomed!!!



  • Anonymous Dec 02, 2008

    i have the same problem exactly

    I've phone sony and their a load of ****.

    But you can phone and talk to an operator u might have better luck

    if you dont have a warranty you gotta pay $150

    there goin to ship a box to you make sure you phone them every 2 days to see if they sent it out.

    i've been waitin almost two months for a box ahhhaah its ********, unbelievable service. I done with sony, they have cheecky operators, smart talkin operators just pissses me off. I'm choked



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PS3 is The amazing device by sony but it has some common problems like sound problem, Picture problem etc.... Good news is that these all problems can be repaired with the help of DIY Guides, one such guide available at PS3 Repair Blog.


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Try using different cable or may be cable is damage.
may its problem in tv.

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Is your yellow cable plugged in ?, maybe its broken.
or maybe you need a coaxial cable or an s-video cable.

Posted on Dec 25, 2007

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    Simon Zwaan Dec 25, 2007

    I would think the Ps3 would simply work on the yellow, white, red cable.

    It's obviously not your tv or your cable, that leaves just one, your Ps3.

    Are you on the right channel ?

    try channel 3, 4 and the video channels.

  • Simon Zwaan
    Simon Zwaan Dec 25, 2007

    If the channel thing is not the problem, try seeing if the manual has some stuff, if not call support, get the to help or bring it back and get a new one.


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