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Problem number 1- Flashing Yellow Light
The "yellow light of death" (YLOD) begins following a major hardware failure. So many people are believing that 9/10 YLODs result from bad solder joints around the motherboard, while 1/10 derive from power supply errors.
1. Check if there is a loose lead, otherwise, restart your console.
2. Unplug all leads except the ability cord, and plug it well in.
3. Update Firmware.
4. correct the Motherbord or Power Supply Unit with a PS3 repair guide.
5. mend Hard Drive
Problem Number two - 2 Flashing Red Lights
The "red light of death" happens following a massive Hard disk failure. This is outside of the YLOD, as the YLOD indicates to a failure with the motherboard
1. See if there's a loose cable, if not, restart your console.
2. Unplug all wires except the ability cord, and plug it well in.
3. Update Firmware.
4. mend Motherbord or Power Supply Unit having a PS3 repair guide.
5. mend Hard disk
Problem number 3 Red light/Yellow
Red Light Turning Yellow errors could be with either Motherboard or hard disk failure effecting the CPU or GPU.
Fix Needed. PS3 Repair Guides can help here
Problem Number 4 - Ps3 Freezing
Was your Playstation 3 hot when the freezes happened? Or it could be with dust clogging on the game discs or not enough hard disk space
Try to cool it down by putting your ps3 off. This actually might solve the freezing problems.
Check Game Disc, wipe with real soft cloth.
Ensure 50% free hard disk space
Problem Number 5 - Ps3 Hard Drive Problems
malfunctions with your PS3 hard disk? you have to remove Hard Drive and power on. If you still begin to see the yellow light blinking, your hard drive has no malfunctions
Problem Number 6 - 3 Beeps
3 Beeps and Flashing Red Light Again this happens when PS3 is overheated. Or whenever you eject when there's no game disc inside, or eject once the game is running, or else you turn off the TV before PS3 turns off etc..
Allow PS3 for cooling down, and continue to switch it on
Problem 7 - Stuck Disc Game disc stuck inside
turn off PS3 from back. Place your finger around the eject button and once you do, push the switch at the back to change the PS3 on, after which push the eject button. Hold it like this for Just a few seconds, or until the drive is forced open.
Problem 8 - Blue-ray Disc
If the Blu-Ray is not working on your PS3, then it is simply broken Do that first, try cleaning the lens, and if it does not work, then you'll need to fix the whole drive
Problem 9 - Flashing Green Light
Firstly, it could be an problem with the HDD software, or the firmware itself, or maybe it's a standard fix as switching off the PS3 and resetting Do Reset, by switching off and then turn on. Or Update the Firmware 10 Firmware Issues Whenever you switch off the PS3, as the HDD indicator light is flashing, might cause corruption. Or perhaps a game might be corrupted. Or perhaps your new firmware may be creating a YLOD. Visit the Recovery menu by activating (you can hear 2 beeps) and restore default settings.