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Ps3 the texture shoots out lines and sometimes goes blink and sometimes turn green

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  • rubberball49 Jul 13, 2010

    ps3 texture shoots out lines sometimes turns green or blink

  • rubberball49 Jul 13, 2010

    thanks so much

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HI. If this is a constant issue that will occur with every game you play, I would recommend to replace the main AV cable. Once this is done, try to play a game and observe. If you experience the same issues with the newly purchased AV cable, this will confirm that there are GPU core issues(solder breaks near GPU socket joints or A/V cable module internal break points). This can only be repaired by a certified Sony tech. You will need to send the unit in for repair, in this severe case. Contact Sony for a repair ticket.

  • NOTE_ IF this unit is still under warranty, I would advise to not open the console. This would void any coverage that may exist. Try the New A/V cable first and unplug the unit for five minutes. This is essentially heat related, so if the new cable dose not work; Contact Sony, asap.

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Hello,

You can try the steps below. Its from PlayStation Forum:

1. Turn off Playstation®3.
2. Hold the power button down; the system will turn on and turn off once again.
3. Once the System has been shutdown, re-press you finger until you hear 2 consecutive beeps
4. When you hear the 2 beeps take finger off power button.
5. You will be prompted to plug in your controller via USB and then hit the PS button
6. The Recovery menu will pop up.

The current Recovery Menu supports:
• Restart System: Restarts the PLAYSTATION®3 System.
• Restore Default Settings: Reset all system settings back to default.
• Restore File System: Checks for corrupt/missing system files.
• Rebuild Database: Rebuilds the OS for the PLAYSTATION®3.
• Restore PS3 System: Fresh restore; Deletes everything and starts from Scratch.
• System Update: Update the PLAYSTATION®3 System

If the above steps still does not solve the problem, then I think will have to update your Ps3.

Update your PS3 (in the settings menu the 1st option).

Go on the internet browser on the PS3 then go on the menu press triangle then on one of them there are delete cookies and the delete the others as
well as cookies.

You could also try this as well: put the PS3 on then press the eject button (with no disc in) then hold it and switch the PS3 off at the back with
your finger on the eject button still holding it, then put it back on and the fan test should be working this may cool it down. It might be over heating.

If after trying the above options and it still does not solve the problem, then maybe the lens is weak and that's why it cannot read any disc.

But if your problem is not still solved, then maybe you should call sony for further assistance.

Take care.

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