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PS3 wont play games but will play DVD, Blue Ray

Put game into play and it wont register on the home page menu or play. Tried a blu ray, dvd, cd disc and they all worked. i am at a loss as the laser seems to reading every thing else. There have been no modifications, 40gig system 1 year old

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My comp wouldnt play ps3 games but would play blue ray dvds and everything else so i took it pieces and took disc drive out cleaned laser with a cotton bud and lens cleaner put it bck gether and presto worked a treat be carefull thou there r allot of parts inside the disc drive

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You seem to have alot of problems with your console.

Posted on Jun 21, 2009

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