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My screen appears red, asking for technical support.

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Hi Ernesto,

If you are getting this error it is called the no display error.

Cause:

The reason that it happens is because the GPU which deals with all of your graphics has overheated. You just need to stop the heat build up in order to make it work again.

Solution:

The first way you can fix the No Display Error is by sending it in but bear in mind for this problem there is a $150 charge for the repair which is pretty steep!

Alternative Solution That Is Faster:

If you want to get the problem fixed EVEN FASTER than the option for you is a good PS3 Repair Guide.

NOTE: MAKE SURE You Check Out A Complete Review Of The Top PS3 Repair Guides First!

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Red Screen of DeathThe "Red Screen of Death" usually happens in later PS3 Fat models right after you have turned on the PS3. It can happen right after the PS3 logo and wave animation appears. It is a mysterious error that seem to be software related during the checking process (perhaps some corruption in nand flash or harddrive block). When the error occurs, the screen turns red, and you see a message:

A serious error has occurred. Contact technical support for assistance.

Posted on Oct 10, 2010

  • ernesto_g46 Oct 12, 2010

    Thanks for the info, but I was asking how to fix it... But luckily I managed to fix it by myself.
    For those who may want to know, I turned the back switch off and then on. Then, I pressed the turning on/off pad until I heard a third beep (This may need to be tried several times). Then, a series of options appeared (I chose the one regarding updates and followed the instructions).

    Hope to be useful for the ones who want to fix their PS3 (:

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