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Press the on buttom and the light turns blue...the disk inside starts to spin and then it beeps the light turns yellow and then flashes red

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    Scott Frye Oct 11, 2010

    If you dont insert a disk and turn it on , does the PS3 stay on w/o getting weird on you?

  • ketterhagen2 Oct 11, 2010

    there is already a disk in it....we watched a movie last night and then turned the PS3 off with the disk in it....this morning i went to turn it on and first the light turns green like its coming on and then you can hear the disk start to spin inside and then it beeps once, the light flashes yellow and then blinks red. it does that if you hit the eject button as well

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Unplug the AC cord for a few minutes
See if you can at least get the disk out

Posted on Oct 11, 2010

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  • ketterhagen2 Oct 11, 2010

    ok...so I tried that....still not working...disc still won't come out. I'm so pathetic I live on that thing....we have netflix through it and use it for movies...I finally hooked up our other dvd player so I could put a movie on the for the kids. I really hope its not something thats gonna be super expensive to fix

  • Scott Frye
    Scott Frye Oct 11, 2010

    Well...there's a site for getting the disk out ok
    http://llamma.com/PS3/repair/PS3_disasse...

    Also , try power off , hold your finger on the Power Icon on the unit , power on and wait about 10 secs and see if anything good happens

  • ketterhagen2 Oct 11, 2010

    thanks...I'll have my husband try and take the disc out when he gets home...maybe its the disc thats causing the problem...although its a dvd we've played in there several times before.

  • Scott Frye
    Scott Frye Oct 11, 2010

    He'll need a #8 torx driver and a med and very small philips screwdriver

  • ketterhagen2 Oct 11, 2010

    whats a med?

  • Scott Frye
    Scott Frye Oct 11, 2010

    medication for afterwards...j/k...Medium (philips screwdriver)

  • ketterhagen2 Oct 11, 2010

    oh ok...I guess I wasn't reading correctly :)

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