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Cannot read disc

Everything on the system works except it wont read discs. i cleaned the lense but nothing. please help

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Your laser probably broke.

You should replace the laser module. You can order one at online shops like http://www.consoleparts4u.co.uk/ or buy a cheap laser part on eBay, but watch out with buying components that are made in China/Hong Kong. There is a bigger chance of bad quality.
There is no soldering involved into replacing a PSP laser part. But you should watch out with static electricity and i recommend you following up a disassembly tutorial, for example the one here: http://www.consolezombie.com/PSP/PSP_Laser_Replacement.html

Posted on Oct 08, 2008

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