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Playstation 2. CD reader tray open.

Hello team, I had a problem with my PlayStation 2. My kids dropped the PS2 and as a result we are not able to put again the reader inside the PS2. It seems that something inside the PS2 is in the way of the tray. I tried to open the PS2 and check where is the problem but, because of the tray is open I was not able to remove the top of the PS2. Any clue to do something myself?... Is it so complicated that is worthy to send the console to Sony?... Thanks a lot for any comment.

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Well the way the kids dropped it probably caused it to brake or caused it to freeze to where it won't read the disc or any communications

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I suggest that you take it back where you bought it if possible, because like you said if the tray wont close something inside the box was destroyed.

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