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Turns on then goes to standby-light flashes orangethen red constantly

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This is the yellow light of death...or ylod.....if you have any skills with electronics...you can find out how to repair this on you tube..or google...just type in ylod solutions....

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This represents a overheat and one point what needs to happend here is : 1 take it to a autherized sony shop 2. try to repair it yourself what you will need is thermal paste alot of patients and experience in eletronics if not let the experts handle it for you. If nothing got fried the cost would be $80 bucks but if something got fryied the bar raises could be out of pocket $ 150.00 easy. I repair these on my spare time but not aloud to take direct clients off of fixya.com if I could I would but I cannot so thus you will need to do some shopping for repair. Yes its a good unit and there is still hope if you rather not deal with it what you can do is a buy bac kwith places like gamestop, EB games and etc. And use that store credit for another consol. Ether way you not out of luck here.

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