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PS3 freeze My PS3 freezes or just wont load PS3 games or Blu Ray movies, and comes with these codes 80029941 and 80010514. The system will still play DVD's and PS2 games just fine. My system is a 60GB that has the newst 2.42 update. I've restored default setting and that did not help. any ideas???

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  • rnewton2477 Aug 28, 2008

    my system do the same thing, what o i do?

  • Anonymous Nov 22, 2008

    I have a 40gb PS3. Had it for a year now no problems at all. I bought fifa 2 months ago with a game gurantee (allows me to get a new disc back in case of damage) and played the game regularly. Recently the game has started losing its commentary following with the freezing of the game,when the ball goes out of play. Then it stays like this for as long as you leave it, it does not recover. I hold the PS button to press quit game or to turn off console, then the system beeps three times and cant turn off and just stays on a pitch black screen. I play all my other games such as burnout paradise, gta IV, vegas 2 and they all work perfectly fine on and offline. Only on fifa this happens. I retured the game and got a brand new fifa game. I thought my disc must just be scratched. With the new fifa this still happens. It freezes but all other games work perfectly fine. Plsss help it is very frustrating. I havnt completed a game in the past 2 weeks without it freezing.


  • Larsypoo Nov 22, 2008

    Mine started freezing when I got madden 09. It started seldom but became more and more frequent. Now it won't even load the game or a blu-ray movie.

  • Anonymous Dec 10, 2008

    bloody annoying

  • krm305 May 04, 2009

    As recent as two days ago on 5/1/09 I put the movie (on blu ray) Seven pounds by Will Smith, and noticed that it kept on freezing. It had never done that before, so I tried other movies that I played before and never had issues with and it did it with those as well. I don't know what's up, but will not send to Sony since they charge $150 to "fix". What can I do?

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Hey guys i fixed this...

its over heatings the CPU and GPU

you need to disassemble it... http://www.llamma.com/PS3/repair/PS3_disassembly_tutorial.htm

then you need to replace the thermal compound with artic silver 5 as the stuff sony has put on is very dry and cracked, i have done this 4 7 of my mates PS3'S and they all work fine.

only do this if its out of warrently, if you removin the sticker on it, it shines through void

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It could be something that's been called blu flu. I've had it, it's sommet you cannot fix. I just rang up Sony and got sent a replacement.

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