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Ps3 won't load games

Have been playing need for speed underground,swithed console on and the menu came up. game wont load. neither will any other game!

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  • deadeye5 Mar 11, 2009

    i had same problem so i bought and fitted a new lens assembly it still wont play games or dvds so there must be something else wrong with it

  • Anonymous Mar 11, 2009

    is it fixable at home by a mechanically inclined person? what tools are needed? where do i get the part...thanks

  • deadeye5 Mar 20, 2009

    As i said i already replaced the whole lens/laser assembly and it still does not play any games or dvds i check all the connections/wires inside there was nothing loose or out of place so there must be another reason why it wont work

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Hi there, this is a failed lens situation. the entire lens assembly will have to be replaced. this is a very common issue i run into when repairing this unit.

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