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I just changed out laser on my PS3 and now it just spins and stops and does this for 30 seconds. Do I need to do anything with new laser?

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Are you sure you installed it correctly? If it's been installed correctly, it should work straight away.

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Hi my name is Juan and I have the best answer you need the problem with your ps3 is the internal bluray laser lens it have stop reading the games some laser they do still play regular dvd's but some nothing they control the spin motor and some lasers they do make the disk to spin but they don't read the disk some lasers don't make the disk to spin at all but the solution for all of this problems is the same all you need to do is replace the laser lens thrust me I am a ebay power seller and I do sell use ps3s and I do fix playstations as well also I do have lens and install them for you if you want me to

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Laser issue is a commom problem on the ps2.The laser actually is controlling the spinning as well on ps2 machine and on the new ps3 too.
When the disk start, the spinner receive a kick back from the laser and after then that start the normal operation.
If the laser don`t send any impulse to the spinner the machine recognize a danger situation ang go on protection and stop the spinning process.
Replacing your laser will certanly solve your problem.


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