The PlayStation 3 (or commonly known as the PS3) is the third home computer entertainment system produced by Sony Computer Entertainment, and the successor to the PlayStation 2. It was released November 11, 2006

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Why is the ps3 still have ylod?

I opened up the ps3 with the ifixit tool kit and I replaced the thermal compound, but for some reason it's still in yellow light of death. Please help!

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bubbler9797, the YLOD usually requires a lot more than just to replace the thermal paste. The YLOD is generated by cracked solder connections on the CPU/GPU. Follow this guide here for a better result. Even this fix should be considered a temporary fix. A reflow would be a more permanent fix. Hope this helps, good luck.

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