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When I insert a PS2 disc and power on the browser/system configuration menu is displayed rather than loading the game. It doesn't look like the disc spins at all. I haven't tried a CD or DVD but have tried multiple PS2 games. All game discs look clean and damage free. Is it possible to repair this fault? Derek

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Check to see if the top lid is closed correctly. Probably one of the small locks on front of it has broken off and the Playstation 2 wont spin the disc. Check to see if they are intact as well. If this is not the problem then you should probably call the PlayStation 2 Support Line, or just call up Sony.

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