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Identifies that there is a ps2 disc present but will not play.

Hi. Im Chris. And i have a ps2 problem. To whoever that reads this, u may have already answer the question and gotten by it many many times before, if u have, my apologies. Anyway, I have a problem with respect to playing my games. The funny thing is the ps2 identifies that there is a ps2 disc but when i am ready to play it, it carries me back to the browser menu. Why is this happening? do i have to pay for another ps2? or can this problem be resolved by cleaning the lens or something?

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You have a defective optical pickup

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