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Playstation 3 60GB

Once i turn it on and play it for about 20 to 30 mins it freezes up and then the screen goes to no signal but the lights on the game are still on. When i let it cool off for a while it works and then does the samething all over again. Do a need a cooling fan or is it something worst?

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I suggest a new cooling fan in the unit..
Its easy to replace and costs 15$...
I suggest also getting an intercooler deal from walmart before your power supply goes or the mother board blows..
Hope this helps!

Posted on Jun 27, 2008

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It needs to be thourouly cleaned every few months. That is a powerful fan and it sucks in tons of dust, even if you have the cleanest house. I never rrecommend the after market products. Sometimes they cause your system to have more problems. Untill you get it nice and clean inside, do not push it or the power supply and/or the mother board will blow something. Hope this helps.

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