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The red light is called the red ring of death i had it on my xbox its the same thing that happens to the ps3 well go on youtube and look for it there and theylle tell you how to fix the red ring of death on ps3

Posted on Sep 05, 2010

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    PS3 Problems Sep 14, 2010

    Hi there

    You have the red light of death

    The problem is the hardware failure internally


    What you need is PS3 Repair manual Imagine the solution to all your PS3 errors in one downloadable ebook.

    There quick easy to use and you will be back up and running in no time.

    Read up on them herehttp://www.ps3problemsgone.info

    Or you can send it off to sony for around $150 if no longer in warranty

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SOURCE: MY PLAYSTATION 3 DON'T WANT TO TURN ON A RED LIGTH

hello,

Is the power not working on your PS3 This can be a frustrating occurrence, especially if your PS3 was working properly before. While there are a number of reasons why this might occur, there are two common ones -- the use of a non-licensed or genuine AC adapter, or a failed AC Adapter on your PS3 On very rare occasions, the power supply adapter on your PS3 may requiring the entire PS3 unit may need to be replaced.

However, before get too worried about that -- let's try a few basic troubleshooting procedures to try and diagnose the issue. PS3 guide on this problem is fairly comprehensive and has some good content, so I have included that below. In addition, you will want to check that following common issues before moving forward.
1. Check and make sure your cables are properly plugged in. This may sound silly, but sometimes they can become loosened causing bad power connections. Best to check before you spend much time troubleshooting.
2. Does the power strip or wall outlet that your are plugging the PS3 into have power? Make sure you can plug in other devices into that same outlet to verify there is not an issue with either the power strip or the wall outlet.
3. Make sure there is adequate ventilation. Although it is covered below, it is best to make sure there is several inches of free space at the back of the PS3 to provide good air circulation to the PS3 so it does not overheat.
Here is the PS3 information on trying to troubleshoot power problems on a PS3:
1. Make sure that the model number "RVL-002 (USA)" molded into the AC adapter. Unlicensed products are not fully compatible and may not work
correctly.
Hope this will help...

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