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PS3 WON'T READ DISCS SOMETIMES!!

Sometimes my PS3 works, sometimes it doesn't; it's give or take. It won't read movies, games, or CD discs!! Worked well last night, today is won't. Someone help! Please let me know if you've had a similar problem and how you fixed it. Did you repair it yourself or did you have to take it in? How much for repairs? Thank you in advance!

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You may have dust on the Blu-ray lens. The lens has 3 different wavelengths, one for games and bluray cds, one for cds and one for movies. The best thing to do is to use a disc cleaner which you can buy down at your local electronics store. The cd contains small brushes which clean the len of dust and dirt. Also try removing as much dust of your unit as possible as playstation 3 consoles are dust magnets.

Posted on Jul 29, 2009

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hey there boppa252001

OK so you have the DISK READ ERROR

Not to worry this can be fixed, I will give you 2 options below for the best possible fixes.

Option 1 SONY

Call Sony they can have this fixed within 4-6 weeks for a cost of $150 but it is free if your still in warranty (12 months)

Option 2 YOU

You can repair this problem quite easily with the help of a great ps3 repair guide that many use to fix there PS3 problems themselves within hours rather than weeks.

You will soon be back up and running using any of the above options

Peter

Posted on Sep 22, 2011

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