Turn off ps3 updating
I've gone through Sony's tongue in cheek joke they call troubleshooting (unplug the unit, wait a few minutes, then boot up again) but still get the error code.
The update failed and now I receive error code 8002F147.To check what version of software is currently running on your Play Station 3, from the Home page go to [System Settings] - [System Information]. Keep a note of that number and go to the link at the bottom of this page to find out the latest System Software version currently available.There are 2 ways in which you can update your software, via the internet or via a Storage Media devise as explained below. Update Using an Internet Connection If your PS3 is connected to the internet, check that updates are automatically set to download: 2.Software updates can include, improvements, new settings or revisions, as well as security patches.It’s recommended that you download the latest version of the PS3 operating software system.