Question about Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
When the power status light flashes red after using the PS3 system for 3 or more minutes and shuts off, the PS3 system has possibly over heated. This may be caused by poor ventilation or the vents may be blocked.
The blinking red light is infact a general hardware failure message. In this particular case, his hardware failure is with the blu-ray drive, that's why the system does not shut down until the drive is accessed. if the system is overheating, it will tell you so in the top right hand corner. It will say the system has overheated and is shutting down to avoid further damage.
Provide a proper vent for the system...
Hope this will help...
Posted on May 28, 2010
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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it's lights at you then you have over heated the system. The GPU chip has
probly pulled itself away from the board. This will require you to diassemble
better u download repair guide
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