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PS3 will not turn on at all

Alright was playing a game yesterday and the PS3 just shut itself off. Now there are no lights I've checked all of the cables tested the power cable and its fine the switch on the back deosnt do anything there is no standby light or anything when I switch it on. Seems like no power is getting to the ps3 yet the cables are fine. any help?

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Your PS3 probably overheated. it does this with 2-3 hours of nostop play. you need to cocheck it every 20-30 mintues after one hour and take breaks to let it cool down, so it doesnt malfunction. i would take it to somewhere like Game Stop and have it shipped for repair. i would also leave it unplugged and not try to turn it on, for the risk of further damage.

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