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Reads just a few games

In fact right now it reads only one- PES 2008.
probably it won't read even that one soon.
it ignore other games while the other console reads them normally.
It is problem to me to return the console since I boght it in USA and I am in BiH.
so, I hope it is something minor, like dirty laser lens.
any advice?

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Re: reads just a few games

Right now, it won't read any game:( except the originals from PS2 which are not blu ray.
So if it reads ordinary dvd and not blu ray I suppose it is software problem.
I hoped that it might be sometihing easier to repair, like dirty lens since the console works a lot, in a smoke and dusty area.
I bought it in USA and living in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Sony offices in Europe does not recognize warranty in such cases, so after all I will have to pay for repair.
Anyway, thanks a lot!



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Re: reads just a few games

Hi sounds like its problem with lense you can buy a lense cleaner so give this a try first but make sure the ps3 is on something solid and not ontop of anything like dvd or cable box as this will cause it to overheat then it would need replacing so make sure its not on carpet or any other electrical source try the lense cleaner first but buy good quality one let me know how you get on ok

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