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Can't play any games.

Purchased new game (quantum of solace).Put disc in console (ps3),system told me "you need to update system.Console went thru motion od loading data.When finished game loaded and I played for 15 minutes when suddenly the game screen froze.Couldn't do anything wityh it,so switched off console.Now when switching on main screen opens up with the menu/sub menu screen
How do I fix.Tried to reset but no go, and no games will play

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Hi!if the problem is recurring with other games then you will have to call Sony as it looks like a hardware error mostly in the lens mechanism..do u get an error code?i had the same problem and had to get the lens replaced..if your console is under warranty do call Sony..al details will be on the playstation3 site..hope it helps!

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