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My ps3 will read dvds but not game discs and shows a disc symbol spinning in the top top right corner. ive tried a disc cleaner but still have the same problem, what is causing this and how do i fix it?

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The best thing to do in such a situation is to call send the item back to Sony and have them replace or fix the item for you. I can help you in the process.
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