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My phat PS3 YLOD on me and..

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2 years ago#1
I can't get my blu ray disc out :(

I've tried this method but it didn't work

http://community.us.playstation.com/t5/PlayStation-3/YLOD-How-To-Eject-Your-Stuck-Disc/td-p/5419354

Any other suggestions?
2 years ago#2
I used the blowdryer method, YouTube it. It'll give your ps3 10-30 minutes until it ylod again.
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2 years ago#3
Buy a heat gun, security screw driver, a normal screw driver, and some arctic silver 5. And search for tutorials on how to fix ylod on youtube. It's easy, trust me!
2 years ago#4
http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=kUaCoimoKTk
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2 years ago#5
xKirbz posted...
Buy a heat gun, security screw driver, a normal screw driver, and some arctic silver 5. And search for tutorials on how to fix ylod on youtube. It's easy, trust me!


I've seen the method and I dunno, worried I'll screw something up (I always do)


Any specific temperature/setting for the hair dryer?
2 years ago#6
Used the highest setting. This is the cheapest method I know and it will work. Watch the video and it will make a lot of sense. Good luck!
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2 years ago#7
BukoNuTz posted...
Used the highest setting. This is the cheapest method I know and it will work. Watch the video and it will make a lot of sense. Good luck!


Except he mentioned that something melted inside O_O

Any idea what it is?
2 years ago#8
Supa_S posted...
xKirbz posted...
Buy a heat gun, security screw driver, a normal screw driver, and some arctic silver 5. And search for tutorials on how to fix ylod on youtube. It's easy, trust me!


I've seen the method and I dunno, worried I'll screw something up (I always do)


Any specific temperature/setting for the hair dryer?


Take pictures of what goes where if that's what your worried about. It's very easy if you find the right tutorial. I can't find a video fo you because it's been a while and I know how to fix it myself.
2 years ago#9
Supa_S posted...
BukoNuTz posted...
Used the highest setting. This is the cheapest method I know and it will work. Watch the video and it will make a lot of sense. Good luck!


Except he mentioned that something melted inside O_O

Any idea what it is?


The plastic vents I believe, This is not a permanent solution, this is just a way to get your disc out. This is really the cheapest solution without opening your ps3
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PSN:BukoNuTz
2 years ago#10
xKirbz posted...
Supa_S posted...
xKirbz posted...
Buy a heat gun, security screw driver, a normal screw driver, and some arctic silver 5. And search for tutorials on how to fix ylod on youtube. It's easy, trust me!


I've seen the method and I dunno, worried I'll screw something up (I always do)


Any specific temperature/setting for the hair dryer?


Take pictures of what goes where if that's what your worried about. It's very easy if you find the right tutorial. I can't find a video fo you because it's been a while and I know how to fix it myself.


How long does it last after fixing it? This is the 2nd time my PS3 has YLOD on me. I had it fixed by a friend (I paid him) but it only lasted a little over a month :(
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