The PlayStation 3 Slim is the second version of the PS3 video game console produced by Sony Computer Entertainment. It was released September 1, 2009.

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Unit shuts off during play

My PS3 120 GB Slim system shuts off shortly after starting a game or bluray. It seems to play standard dvd's OK. When it shuts off it beeps and then the red light slowly blinks.

any ideas?

Mike K

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It seems that its overheating so make sure its in a well ventilated place and upright if possible.

If problem persists, you might want to reapply thermal paste on the GPU and CPU.

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