The "fan test" is not an auto cleaning system the PS3 has, and it only worked on 40GB models. * Fan control is supported on all CEX firmwares from 4.21 to 4.53 * After unloading webMAN with the combo (but not with /quit.ps3 from a browser) the fan will be set to the “PS2 Emulator” speed * When PS2 ISO is loaded, webMAN will set the fan speed to the value set for “PS2 Emulator” Joined: Dec 27, 2015 … If the fan did not work, the ps3 slim would shut down real quick. If the fan was not working, the PS3 would not stay on for more than 5 mintues (no fan means the console can't keep cool, which means it will overheat very, very quickly and automatically shut down at a certain internal temperature to prevent damage). I want a reference for comparing. 13 comments. The fans bring in outside air to help keep the internal processor cool, but this also brings in dust that can cause overheating. Lambada Member. And rarely will I hear the PS3's own cooling fan rev up to "IT'S TOO HOT HERE!" report. Force a full refresh of your browser page by clicking Ctrl + F5 at the same time. Sort by. What I did was find a manual constant fan speed that wasn't too loud but also gave good cooling, For me I have it set to 38% constant fan speed for PS3 games and 42% for PS2 mode, and my temps never go above 68*C no matter how much I play, stress the PS3 with high demand games. 107 58 57. It twitches a little bit bit never spins on its own. You can try to … I did a fan test on my ps3 and found the only fan that was working was the back one . The PS3's auto clean feature does not work for my 60GB Fat PS3. If the fan was not working, the PS3 would not stay on for more than 5 mintues (no fan means the console can't keep cool, which means it will overheat very, very quickly and automatically shut down at a certain internal temperature to prevent damage). PSU Fan Not Spinning is a very common question asked by many users. maybe it did stop for the system set up? ( When u turn on the ps3 while holdin eject ) but yesterday I updated my ps3 to 2.80 and also later that day my mom directly shut off the console from the main plug. Score 4. The blank screen thing may not mean a broken system! SO now my fan is no longer workin. This is BAD!! However, there is good news. BTW, the fan is working more reasonably. When playing audio discs, verify that the music you are trying to play is not copy-protected. If ps3-fan.net is up but it's not working for you, you can try one of the following tips below. General; Mount & play; Stealth & PSN; Files; In-game; XMB; Debug; Misc; Customization; Scripts; Photo GUI; Fan Settings; Game Paths; ROMS; Covers / - browse path in file manager /? - browse path in file manager & list only files/folders having name // * - find all files in path and subdirs that contain the text in the file name. This should work on Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome. 0 1. This is NOT a fan test! Yes No. It stayed on minimum speed in about 15 minutes playing PES2010. PS4 fan not spinning. Sony does not recommend using it to clean your PS3 and it won't fix a YLOD. Next time you load it up, hold the power button until it beeps 3 times (should be about 15 seconds.) Recently my ps4 has been overheating and shutting its self down. I have had a 60gb ps3 for a little over 2 years now . I called EB games (where i got my ps3) and asked about the fan not working and they said to contact sony. The playstation gets hot when it is idle (not playing a game) but when I play games it overheats and gets ylod ! I have a 80gb PS3 that I bought a while ago maybe 5 years ago (metal gear solid bundle of that helps). However when I do it, it doesnt work for me. This is the new model without BC and the extra ports etc. However, some Fanless PSUs do exist, but they are very rare and are also quite expensive compared to a PSU with a fan. Hope this helps. Refresh your browser. I used a hair dryer to melt chips back together by blowing it through the back vents and this worked for only about 15minutes then i got ylod again ! PS3 webMAN MOD - how fan settings work (with games that are not mounted with it) and other questions. I have got ylod twice because of this .. Was this answer helpful? Anonymous. My PS3 just beeps and does not do a fan test. hide. Generally, these passive power supplies are not preferred for … What you are doing is covering up the vents. this will switch it to the right input. level 1. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. This thread is archived . best. 286 157 72. wrx884 Member. Discussion in 'webMAN MOD' started by Lambada, Feb 19, 2019. Every PSU or Power Supply Unit comes with a fan to keep its internal components cool, especially when the PSU is operating at high loads. Dariush Aghaee, Jan 13, 2020 #7. My PS3's specific model serial is cecha01 if you need that information. 53% Upvoted. And only the other day i got ylod(the yellow light of death) , now my ps3 is not working .. I got rid of my back. Is this good in comparison? I’m talking about fan speed. No matter how clean you keep the exterior of your PS3, the interior will always collect dust and dirt. 2. Again, it DOES work, even with the PS3 sharing space with an older and hot-running Plasma flatscreen. Did the fan work before you took it apart? For PlayStation 3 on the PlayStation 3, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "PS3 fan speeds" - Page 2. save. A common hardware problem with Sony PlayStation 3 is for the console to accept a disc (DVD, Blu-ray or game disc) but not spin it or otherwise recognize it, leaving you unable to either watch video or play disc-based games. my fan does not try any harder to stop the overheating ! I use the fan like every week to clean out the dust inside the console. Cancel. So for the past week or so, every time I turn on my PS3, the fan roars so loudly that it sounds like a lawn mower. My 80gb's fan is no longer working. Check the settings of your audio output device to make sure it "sees" the PS3. Usually that's caused by bad thermal paste or something. Joined: Dec 26, 2018 Messages: 107 Likes Received: 58 Trophy Points: 57. Any help would be appreciated. Ive never had any issues with my PS3, but ive noticed that sometimes (about 40%) of the time the fans come on and theyre pretty loud. compatible pd3. Though I don't need the feature since I can take my PS3 apart and get rid of the dust myself and a few years down the line I can also replace the thermal paste as I've done a year ago. It doesn't automatically recognize a different input then what it is set to. I opened it up and when i turn it on the fan does not move. share. level (and only because I ended up turning on the heater, and only because one of the vents is unfortunately placed directly above the theater system). If you suspect there to be an issue with your PS3, I suggest having someone take a look at it. I missed the card readers at first, but I found a good one for $7. I think it might cost a lot of money to fix it there. Netflix Working in oacu - George PS4 & PS3 Fans - Surfshark. Hello guys. I don't know why the fan isn't working, but i hope someone can help me, because i am a uber heavy gamer. Actually the question is, how does a CECHE in good situation act? You just have to put it together enough to test it...so the heat sink and metal plate, motherboard, power supply and top metal plate have to go to test it. Fin9ersMcGee and sandungas like this. When it is blowing out air it only comes out the back vent ? I recently found out about the fan test. 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