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Disc reading sound ps2 slim

When i place the disc and start running the CD i get a weird noise it works fine. But am worried if it might cause a problem on the long run

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  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2007

    i have a clicking noise in the ps2 console i opened it to find out the problem.i havent used it very much but when i put a disk in to play i heard the machine making a clicking noise fast sounding and the disk wasnt playing.when i opened it thetrack that the laser is on wasnt moving.someone told me it needs to lubricate i dont know wat to lubricate it with or could it be another problem with it .can u get back to me please



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Check around where the laser connects to the worm gear that moves it up and down. You may have some lint wrapped around the worm gear. Also check the disc spindle motor for Lint trapped under it. It could be your laser lens getting dirty.
Clean the Slims lens with a Q-tip and Window Glass Cleaner.

  1. Lightly Dampen one of the tips of the Q-tip with Glass Cleaner
  2. Swab the laser lens with the dampened Q-tip.
  3. Clean and dry of the laser lens with the dry tip of the Q-tip
Good luck

Posted on Nov 08, 2007


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