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July 26, 2012 // 1:59 pm - Following up on their previous release, today the E3 Team have made available PS3 CFW 3.55 EBOOT fixes for Grand Slam Tennis 2 (DiscID: BLES00709) and Silent Hill Downpour (DiscID: BLUS30565) for PlayStation 3 Custom Firmware users.

Download: Grand Slam Tennis 2 CFW 3.55 / Grand Slam Tennis 2 CFW 3.55 (Mirror) / Grand Slam Tennis 2 CFW 3.55 (Mirror #2) / Silent Hill Downpour CFW 3.55 / Silent Hill Downpour CFW 3.55 (Mirror) / Silent Hill Downpour CFW 3.55 (Mirror #2)

Release names and some details on each PS3 title for those interested as follows:

  • [Grand.Slam.Tennis.2][BLES00709][E3MOD] - Grand Slam Tennis 2 is a tennis video game, developed by EA Canada, it was released for the PlayStation 3 and XBox 360 on February 10, 2012 in Europe and February 14, 2012 in North America. A downloadable demo was released on January 10th for both platforms. It is the sequel to Grand Slam Tennis.


  • [Silent.Hill.Downpour][BLUS30565][E3MOD] - Silent Hill: Downpour is a 2012 survival horror video game developed by Vatra Games and published by Konami Digital Entertainment. The game is the eighth installment in the Silent Hill video game series and was released for the PlayStation 3 and the XBox 360 on March 13, 2012 in North America, March 30, 2012 in Europe and April 5, 2012 in Australia.

    Set in the series' multiverse, which consists of reality and an alternate dimension whose form is based on the series' eponymous fictional American town, Silent Hill: Downpour centers on Murphy Pendleton, a prisoner who enters the town after surviving a traffic collision.

    Pursued by officer Anne Cunningham and periodically entering the alternate dimension, Murphy struggles to escape the town. The game uses a third-person view and is 3D.



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#768 - osx86x - December 21, 2015 // 8:31 am
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I've used an e3 flasher over the weekend on a my Killzone bundle that got accidentally updated by a friend. By far the easiest compared to other methods - even though there were some issues with positioning the clip. There are a few good youtube videos out there, just search and follow them

#767 - vvffrrtt - December 18, 2015 // 2:32 am
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well, this site has plenty also, E3 usually works on alot of cases i recommend a E3 better then catching a virus

#766 - minjikimii - December 18, 2015 // 2:01 am
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I been hacking~jail breaking but we all know that not all the ps3's UPDATPUP. Are most of the updates fake because each one I have used are all corrupted. So is a e3 flasher a more easier/only way of jail breaking?
-Kimi

#765 - sharred - December 4, 2015 // 8:39 pm
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It was the clip, lol. Problem solved!

#764 - metzen - December 4, 2015 // 8:38 pm
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Hi Sharred this is a common problem with the E3 product and tends to give you bad dumps. You need to have even pressure throughout the process of your dump otherwise this will happen.

You will also want to check the clip and see if the clip does not have bent pins. You might be better off buying yourself a new clip. Good Luck and please let us know what results you get.

#763 - sharred - December 4, 2015 // 7:45 pm
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Hi there, I just bought a cechk ps3 that was on Rogeros 4.4X custom firmware but then updated via Pro Evolution 16 to official 4.75 by accident.

I have used e3 on my friends ps3 and I am not a total noob but now i am experiencing a problem, Ps3 dump checker always failed on 88 of 138 checks. I updated to 4.76 and still have the same errors.

What should I do now? Is it possible that the clip doesnt fit very well or has to do something with the need of dehashing?

#762 - PS4 News - July 25, 2015 // 1:38 am
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Quote Originally Posted by chroncile View Post
Um, what happened to my thread?

I merged it into the ongoing E3 discussion thread since it revolved around one of their products, as this is where we keep / archive all of the related E3 topics.

If you want to start a new help thread you can when your ribbon arrives though.

#761 - chroncile - July 25, 2015 // 1:33 am
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So I just opened up my PS3 and sanded down the part of the clip that's close to a resistor on the board (even though it wasn't touching it), cleaned up the clip with some alcohol, added a rubber piece on top, a penny, and another rubber piece and then I noticed that the ribbon had a small tear in it.

I just ordered a new ribbon from eBay. Hopefully it gets here in less than 2 weeks unlike the E3 flasher kit which took 2 months!

As for the log file, it doesn't mention any errors. Everything is OK on it.

BTW, I tried adding pressure with my hands to make some backups before I took apart the PS3 and this time the dumps had 38 dangers instead of 42.

Um, what happened to my thread?

#760 - windrider42 - July 24, 2015 // 4:50 am
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There should be a log file also recorded on the Microsd card. You could send that txt file to racer as well.

You have determination. I remember your post now. But yeah you need verified dumps before flashing back, so do as said above.

#759 - metzen - July 24, 2015 // 1:48 am
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Misiozol is right. You need to get a valid dump from the E3 flasher. I know you say that you have enough pressure it sounds like you need to have more pressure applied. When you are making the dump you can apply even pressure with the clips with your fingers.

Please try this again and then run the verifier to make sure you get all good and no error. I used a Sd card plastic piece from a laptop and just applied pressure with that and worked on the third dump.

PM racer and you can also have him verify your dumps for you. Good luck and post back your results.