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Playstation wont turn on. red flashing light and turns yellow when switched on and turns off again

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Hello there

From what you have said it sounds like you have the Red light error

The main cause usually is Hardware failure due to overheating or wear & tear.

To get the best advice on where to start I recommend a PS3 Repair guide, From this you can fix the problem at home and avoid any large repair bills. Its easier than it sounds when you have help from the guide.

The other solution would be to send the console off to Sony, This is free if your still in warranty. If your console is out of warranty then the usual price of repair is $150

More Details on PS3 Repair guides

Glad I could Help!

Good Luck & Best Regards

William Tech

Posted on Nov 06, 2010

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