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Ps2 probs no data, cant read disc

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    they r brand new original ps2 disk

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9 out of 10 times when the fat ps2 cant/wont read disk its the cd tray needs to be adjusted.

I would suggest opening up the ps2 and cleaning the console with Qtips and rubing alcohol. if the laser will wont read. go to youtube.com type in fix my ps2 laser. you will watch a video on how to adjust your cd tray.

The reason for this issue is if the laser is to close or to far from the cd the laser cant read the cd.

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  • If you are using copy / pirate disks, the Ps2 Will not pick this up unless it is "chipped," which is very risky both in a way to harm the console and in a way to get you arrested as it is illegal.
  • If you've had the console a long time and not a problem like this before - The laser has probably burned out. No point in buying a new laser because you would be cheaper buying a new Ps2 Console

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SOURCE: had ps1 game resurfaced, no longer works on ps2

Sounds like you need to get your money back ..the resurfaceing can also do more bad than good
But a little trick lightly rub a crayon over the disk ,,old pantyhose works great rub it off from center out then try your disk ,,have saved many good games that way

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SOURCE: CANT PLAY GAMES NEW PS2

good buddy,if your ps2 is pal then you can only play disc with the region 2 designation only,if you want your ps2 to play other region such as ntsc/uc U.S. or ntsc/j ***.you need to bring it to a certified techman for modding.thats the only way for you to dissolve this problem.

Posted on Dec 24, 2008

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SOURCE: there is no data, reading disc ps2

Your best bet is to use Compressed Air to clean the machine the right way instead of blowing into it. and dont use rubbing alchol on discs - this will ruin game discs.. Better to buy a cleaning disc just made for games, you can get it at the gaming stores, such as GameStop, BuyBack Games, etc.... If after you did this and your system still isnt reading the disc then the system is defective.

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