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Ps3 not reading cd/dvd/games/blurays

I can assess and play downloaded games and everything else about the system but when i insert any type of disc it does not seem to load. the loading sign in the top right corner just keeps spinning like its loading the player seems to be spinning but nothing else happens.

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  • trlc27 Jan 15, 2009

    ok i should have mentioned that i have done the fan test at least 3 times and cleaned the laser inside the player and still not reading any inserted discs.

  • Anonymous Jan 15, 2009

    so how do u fix ur ps3 from playing any discs cuz mine doesnt play squat so i just want 2 play my ps3 so come on people please solve the problem get help from pros stupid





  • jamiemu Mar 08, 2009

    My playstation 3 will not spin my discs or read them.

  • Anonymous Mar 08, 2009

    the disk is spinning and the loading sign in the corner just sits there it wont read a disk tho

  • aubrey40 Mar 26, 2009

    i have a ps3 that is 2 months over warranty and will play all of our music and pictures as well as downloaded games but when we insert a disc it will pull it in but then will not load and play.

  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2009

    Does anybody know how to fix this???

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Hi...
The inside of the disc player is probably dusty. Video game consoles are notorious for gathering dust. I've fixed dozens that way. Cleaning inside the drive

Posted on Jan 15, 2009

  • Scott Frye
    Scott Frye Jan 15, 2009

    hi...
    If I owned the PS3 and it was still under warranty , I send it to the Sony repair center.
    If it isnt...Look on the web for guys to fix it.
    It most likely will need a new DVD drive


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