Ps3 cpu Tags: Console Gaming Playstation Resolution CPUs Video Games Last response: August 5, 2012 4:06 AM in Video Games Share prabhdeepanesar August 4, 2012 8:32:58 AM Hello, i own a ps3 40 gb the cpu heats up after some time and shuts down i think the SMD's are missing below the CPU please send me a good resolution pic of bottom side motherboard thanks More about : ps3 cpu CorneliusFTW August 5, 2012 4:06:50 AM I can tell you what the problem is, at least what I think it is: You need to replace the thermal paste on the CPU on the mobo, oh and here's your link to the picture of the motherboard: http://media.ps3scene.com/images/PS3-motherboard-PAL/PS... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumPs3 repair,used as5 thermal compound on cpu n gpu chips,only lasts 3 weeks.need ForumPS3 cpu ForumHow to play ps3 games on pc ForumMake a PS3 or X360 CPU ... ForumPS3 vs XBOX 360 ForumPS3 6GB 3 years old ForumPC build equivalent to an Xbox 360 or PS3 ForumPS3 graphics on pc ForumXbox 360 or ps3 ForumXbox 360 and PS3 weak cpu performance ForumPC or stick to my PS3 ForumNew purchase, new to 3d, mix of ps3 and pc main monitor ForumWatercooling a PS3 , some help needed! Forumps3 cpu ForumHelp fixing PS3 YLoD problem after reflow. ForumAbout ps3 Emulator ForumPs3 slim loud fan. ForumPS3, and Wii adding to wired network. ForumMonitor or tv for ps3 gaming ForumCan i hook a ps3 to an older tv that just has the red yellow n white jacks? More resources Read discussions in other Video Games categories Console Gaming PC Gaming Handheld Gaming Nintendo Playstation Servers Sims World of Warcraft Xbox 360 !