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Mar 19 2013
By: KervensM First Son 9 posts
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umm...where did this go in the ps3?

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so im trying to reassemble my ps3 after a reflow...but i've run into one problem, where do these things go? and do i even need them for my ps3 system to function properly?ps3 metal parts

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Hekseville Citizen
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Re: umm...where did this go in the ps3?

Mar 19, 2013

Not sure what model you are reflowing. But I reflow 60/80/40 GB models (fat) and dont see those parts.

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Mar 19, 2013

their should be a place were you can insert a exturnal driver on the side or back depends on witch ps3 you have those are were the memory or what ever it is slides in....hope it helps on my 300 gb its in the front right side its were you extend you hard drive...i could be wrong but thats what it looks like too me hope it helps ya

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Mar 19, 2013

i have the 320gb ps3 and im pretty sure it came on the right  or left side of the hard drive area in the front, only thing is i have no idea how to put it back or how it even was originally, nor if i even need it, but thanks, definitely helped a little

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Mar 19, 2013

yeah thats what it looks like were you slide it in too the front under the disk insert

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Mar 19, 2013

managed to fit it in there somewhere, so thanks a bunch man, cheers! i doubt im going to need the smaller peace so im dumping it lol , but thanks!

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Mar 19, 2013

their only needed if you up grade your hard drive anyways they just hold it in place is all just like on a computer tower for floppy or disk drive

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Mar 20, 2013

OP reminds me of my friend back in the day. Reassembled like four PS2s an all were missing parts lol. Somehow they all worked.

-suddenly... life has a new meaning-
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