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Crashing/freezing when playing game/movie (blu-ray/dvd)

I have had a lot of trouble with my ps3 every time i try to play a game/movie (blu-ray/dvd) it always freezes/crashes. i cannot get off the screen when this happens so i have to turn it off at the power source. can you please explain what might be the course and how i can resolve it thanks

i have formatted and restored the whole system, but still no look.

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Fine mechanics in the device might be damaged. There are also cases that involve loud screeching noises when this happens. It could be due to over use, the device got wet and so on. For now, I think the problem with that is the Disc Reader. Do check if it is covered with dirt or is loose. Some cases are: the reader comes off when the CD is taken out. I hope this helps! It's all in the reader, or it could be in the disc itself, clean the disc before inserting it into the device. After using the device, take out the disc and lightly blow on the reader to remove dirt. Hope that does the job..!

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