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Unable to read disc error

"Unable to read disc" error now, it takes the disc but sounds like the drive never spins-up to speed. I can hear the laser tracking but no spinning disc. We borrowed a friend's Wii to compare it to & afte you put the disc in the 'good' Wii you can hear it spin. I was going to order a laser on-line but I'm not sure if it's a drive or a laser problem? Has anyone had this same problem, please advise, Thanks!

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  • ccgreer Jun 21, 2009

    Ok, I figured that the laser is not 'seeing' the disc and that's why it doesn't spin. Should I try one of the Laser cleaning discs, do they actually work? Thanks for the input.

  • ccgreer Jun 22, 2009

    Thanks, I'll try the Laser since it's relatively cheap.

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Laser or motor to the laser is bad

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