PS3 strange sounds

Discussion in 'PS3 - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by Lord M, Apr 1, 2015.

  1. Lord M
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    Hi to all, my ps3 have strange problem (since before christmas) that in 99% of cases, not turn on when i press power, but make 2 bip consecutively (same soud when you click disk eject button) and then turn off; i need a lot of tries to start the console... what happen?
     
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    my dad works for nintendo.
    after some google search
    if you get 2 beeps, the console is overheated.. not sure if this is correct..
     
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    Yes, 2 beeps.
    After i push power on button, led become green, then 2 beeps, light between red and green and then turn off...
     
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    Hm.. I had a similar problem from your description. But in my case the console wouldn't turn on at all anymore.

    I sent it to an repair service and they fixed the issue. According to them it was cooked cable inside the PS3 or something like that. Not sure though.
     
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    what model is the ps3
    can the ps3 power on to the XMB at all
    do you know what the Yellow light of death is?
    do the led go red(stand by mode)-Green->YELLOW (for a sec)->Green(for a sec)->flashing red
     
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    I have fat 40 GB, and yes, i can reach XMB but only after many tries... and not, no yellow led, only between red and green and 2 beeps
     
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    Hmm i never send my ps3 to their assistence, they may can remove my 3.55 CFW, so not...