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My p-2 wont read anything but one disk game-gta-3.isnt that old,or beaten,been left on a few times,,discs are in good shape,can i clean it.or ?i got a brand new game today,,wont do nothin,gta-5.,,,dvd vids either help/ THANKS, ozzztesss@netzero.com also,,the dude at the game store said i probaly need to replace it..but its only 6 mos old to me,,,used when i got it,.,but in good shape

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Your PS2 is equipped with a cooling fan which keep it nice and cool, the only problem is that it sucks up dust in the process.

*** WARNING YOU MUST BE VERY, VERY CAREFUL ***
Take your PS-2 apart, you will see the "eye" or laser, this is something you NEVER touch!!!!

Do not use a air compressor, it will spray moister and it has to high of a PSI!!

Get a can of compressed air and hold it upright (do not tilt the can of air or shake it or it will spray nitrogen, freezing your PS-2) and spray the PS-2 with the air using 2 second burst, moving the PS ,not the air. Be sure to spray the "eye" and the housing.

Reassemble the PS-2 and it should work fine.

If not, you need to replace the laser.

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