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The disc isn't spinning so the game isn't playing

Disc not spinning, game not playing. there is power but i cant click on the controller icon to start playing the game.

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Hello,

try different games or playing the game with the PSP in diferent positions, ex upside down, sideways...
and let me know if it works. If it does something is lose inside, if it does not the laser reader or LCD casing must be replaced.

Posted on Sep 13, 2011

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