Look at gilksy1’s ylod fix on you tube. With a $25 heat gun and a tube of new thermal compound you can fix your ps3 in about an hour. Worked. “A few PS3 owners have suffered a issue known as the Yellow Light of Death ( YLoD). Gilksy1 has found a fix for this, and the fix is very similar. well people that have YLOD are usually out of their warranty period, . the ” gilksy1″ video’s on how to reflow you chips and repair you YLOD.
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Does involve lots of steps When i hold the eject button it just gilosy1 on and then the yellow light kicks in and it turns itself off gilsy1 without givening the disc a chance to eject Just have to remeber where i put my screw driver if not wack out the butcher knife. Can someone plz rehost the YLOD file plz!! If Your Warranty has expired than you should consider opening the console and taking the disc.
Quick tip for ppl who haven’t referred the tutorial yet Bring back the main forum list. If you’re itching to pull apart and fix your Plastic Brick then please download the tutorial. Sony is once again responsible on account of failing to meet certain quality parameters w. Got the disc drive out and half the screws out but then the screwdriver head has been mangled with the force used to get the others out so now i have to buy another one. By dulluMarch 27, in Techzone.
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This is what your PS3 looks like after being disassembled: Posted March 27, Prev 1 2 Next Page 1 of 2. Archived This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.
Its out of it warranty i got it the first day ps3 was launched Firstly, you need to take the top off of it by removing the gilsky1 under the warranty sticker. Tomrock Why are you trolling?
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Just have to remeber where i put my screw driver if not wack out the butcher knife shoemen22 Make sure you keep the different type of screws separate and remember where each one went. Gilksy1 has found a fix for this, and the fix is very similar to that of the Xbox RRoD requires use of heatgun.
AgentZero Follow Forum Posts: My Orignal PS3 60gb model has given up on me with my copy of morden warfare 2 still inside. If it’s still in warranty send it to Sony and tell them it’s in there if not you’ll have to take it apart.
Yellow Light of death and stuck disk HELP!!! – PlayStation Nation – GameSpot
Please Log In to post. I’m getting a mate to do it for me since he’s had to do it before.
Call Sony Customer Support and ask them about it, they may refer you to a place you could get your disc removed for free, either that or atleast give you some tips on how to remove the disc yourself without damaging it. Doesn’t work hlod 60 gb PS3’s.
So Sam, will you be trying to fix the thing all by yourself? Posted March 29, The issue is apparently with the PS3 motherboard and not the PSU as initially suspected by many including myself. Looks like there is plenty of demand for the fix.
Gilksy’s Playstation 3 (PS3) Yellow Light of Death (YLOD) Fix and Repair Guide
Posted March 28, Do all Ylod’s arise outta the same issue? Sign In Sign Up. This topic is locked from further discussion. Does anyone know how to get the disc out?
Look at gilksy1’s ylod fix on you tube. Strangely the problem bears striking giksy1 to the RROD that xbox users have been plagued with time memorial.