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Ps2 disk read error - please help

I disassembled my ps2 like the tutorial says...but no quarter sized disc! there are 2 small white gears at the back. 1 each at the back of each of the slide bars. Is there a fix procedure for this type. the model is scph 50001. any suggestions?? thanks

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Re: ps2 disk read error - please help

It sounds like a timing issue,,,at the front of the cd underneath is a cam and a bar with teeth, gently push or pull the bar so it advances to the maximum position, then make sure the cd drawer is closed and plug the unit in to test.....afterward reassemble the unit , also do not look into laser beam, blindness will occur...

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