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Not reading disc

When im putting game in the ps3 not reading disc

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You need to replace the laser about $65 on ebay you need to know which laser you need though. There are two types mainly single lense and dual lense. You shouldn't need the tray so just get the laser. You will need a T10 torx bit and a number 2 philips head screwdriver and a number 0 philips head screw driver buy a "new" one so the corners arn't rounded off. Here is a real nice walk through. http://progamer.cc/blog/ps3-laser-kem-400a/how-to-replace-a-ps3-bluray-lens-guide.html/

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If I was you bud ide try to call sony and have them repair it for you if you stil have the warrinty and send it back to them..

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PS3 is The amazing device by sony but it has some common problems like Unreadable disc, disc error etc.... Good news is that these all problems can be repaired with the help of DIY Guides, one such guide available at PS3 Repair Blog

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