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PS 2 shocked me when I was turning it off. Now it won't turn on.

I reached to turn off my PS 2 and I received a super static electricity shock. Now the unit won't turn on. The power button still lights up but only in the red color. What can I do? It was fairly new when this happened. I went to turn my son's PS2 off after playing a game and received a shock to my finger. The PS2 then turned off on it's own, and will not power back up but the red light is illuminated. Does anyone know how can this problem be solved?

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Buy a new one, they are cheap.

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Try this:
-turn off PS2
- unplug PS2 and wait for 1 minute
- plug in PS2 and turn it on

hope this helps :D

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Something inside the PS2 is busted so you might need to go to gamestop and get it fixed

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