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PS2 my ps2 wont read disc ive tryed cleaning the lens with glass cleaner but it hasnt resolved the prob, the console was only got new at xmas?

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If it does it on all disc its the laser gone best thing to try is a dvd film so if it will find that.if not take it back to the shop.

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Ps 2 wont read game disc, goes straight to browser setup.

Your PS2 lens is probably weak or its dirty.You should try to clean your PS2 lens first.A dirt on lens wont let your PS2 lens to read your Game disc. Watch this video this will help you to know how to clean your PS2 Disc Reading Lens.

Try to place your PS2 at clean place and clean your PS2 regularly.

Nov 30, 2009 | Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Console

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My ps2 wont read any discs includindg brand new goes straight to browser menu even with disc in

try cleaning the laser lens with a q-tip dipped in rubbing alcohol (not dripping).
use the other end to gently dry it (twirl the q-tip).

or you can use a laser lens cleaner for video game systems.

hope this helps : )

Sep 28, 2009 | Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Console

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My ps2 wont read discs and we tried a disk cleaner

try a cleaning disc, if that does not work, the dvd mech is defective, try using some canned air to blow out debris from the worm gear assembly

Jul 27, 2009 | Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Console

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My ps2 Cant read my disc!

clean the disk with disk cleaner clean the lens of your ps2 with a cd cleaner meaning a cd with brushes on the other side of it or with some rubbing alcohol then it should let you read your games

Jun 19, 2009 | Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Console

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Sony ps2 read disc error problem

Now this is strange PS2 hangs up..............!!!wHich pS2 u have.........???slim or the old fat one.........???As far as disc read errors are there, u should clean ur lens by using some lens cleaner CD or do it manually[for fat one] urself it not a big deal........becarefull while opening the cover....clean the dust on lens with the tissue or any other light material......the problem can also b with ur disc change that also...........

Sep 17, 2008 | Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Console

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Disc read error

get it repaired. obviously the drive is not spinning correctly for ps2 disc. so take it to a shop ask for a quote to repair.

most ps2 are about $99.00USD

Jun 07, 2008 | Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Console

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NO Cds spinning in ps2

try to stand it up on it's side or lay it down.

Apr 10, 2008 | Sony PlayStation 2 Slimline Console

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My ps2 wont read discs

i can only think of two things with that problem. one your lens might be scratched or the laser unit is no good. you can replace that part by removing it from an older unit or going on ebay buy it from them unit model SONY PS2 SPU3170 Laser 3170 Lens. this will solve your problem fast.

Dec 03, 2007 | Sony PlayStation 2 Slimline Console

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Slimline PS2 only plays PS1 Games and not PS2

Clean the LAsers Lens with Q-tip lightly dampened with Glass cleaner, then dry the lens. Try it see if that gets it going again.

If not your lasers lens and supporting frame is probably melting down. You will need a new laser.
Click on "repair directory" at the bottom of this screen. Then click on "Video Game consoles" Pick a good repair shop.

Dec 01, 2007 | Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Console

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