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Problems loading games

My console does not load some games and the few that load, either take too long to load or hang in the middle of a game...

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It sounds like a laser problem, and it may need replacing. A short term fix (it may work, did for me,) is to turn your console the opposite way you have it now, for example if you have it lying vertically then change it to horizonal and vice versa.

Another thing I tried was opening the cdrom drawer and blew into it to remove any dust.

I hope this helps.

Posted on Nov 16, 2008

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If it's the big one, the sensor's dirty, and'll needed to be cleaned or replaced. If it's the small one, it might've overheated, and will need to be replaced.

Posted on Nov 16, 2008

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