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Cannot insert disc

Everytime i try to insert a disc into my ps3 i get a loud clicking or grinding noise and the disc will only go in so far. please can you help. thanks mike.

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Hi m8 sounds like you have a problem with your loading tray.the only way to fix it would be to strip it down and have a look at the mechanism itself. i wouldent recoment opening it your self as you might dammage something else and parts for ps3's are hard enough to get a hold of and are expencive.i would recomend sending it to these guys as they fix consols all the time and are very cheap. http://www.mobilephoneservicecentre.co.uk/

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