Do Not The YLOD Keep You From Playing It must feel terrible to be in the position you are in with your PS3. Believe me I feel you! Out of nowhere the ylod swoopes down like an eagle and snatches away your PS3 and you are pissed! I hated it when it happened with my PS3. I wanted to throw it against the wall! Didn't you suffer enough already? You need help. Fix that ylod so you can get back to business! The Solution To Fixing The Yellow Light of Death... Don't get excited. First try the obvious things like checking for loose cables and connections, unplugging it and plug it back in, even try to take out the hard drive and put it back in. You can even go on youtube and look up ways to fix it. You probably havent had much luck by now, so I guess you will have to just get it fixed somewhere. It doesn't make sense to go out and purchase a new ps3 so you need to concentrate on getting it fixed right away! There is just one problem with that? Be prepared to give up about $200 bucks to bring your ps3 back to life and say goodbye to your hard drive data! Can you deal with that? I sure as hell didn't. I also know that you don't want to have to wait 6 weeks to get it back! I don't know about you but im impatient and even if I had patience I still don't think I should have to wait 6 long weeks to get back anything thats mine! Well, what should you do?? Do It Yourself! That's All! Quickly! Why not learn how to fix the yellow light and do it yourself? You don't have to wait 6 long weeks and go into your pocket for all that money when you could sit there in your own home and do it yourself. Take it from me and learn to deal with the ylod yourself and avoid the added stress of paying another person to repair your PS3.You should get the info to fix the ylod on your own so you wont have to pay an arm and a leg for anyone else to do it. It might be to your advantage to take on the ylod yourself because spending all that money and hanging around all that time just isn't worth the money. Im sure you'll be amazed at what a great job you will do. Repair your own ps3! You feel good about yourself and you will be able to play your games right away!
unplugging it and plug it back in, even try to take out the hard drive and put it back in.