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Won't spin....makes noises

My PS2 Slim was dropped by my 2 year old and now it sounds like its going to start spinning but it will not spin at all.......HELP!!!

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Probably the motor was damaged when it was dropped. It's rather delicate, especially in the Slim.

It can be replaced though. These videos explain in detail how to do so. The first is a disassembly video, you can ignore the part about the fan, so long as your fan works:

And the second tells how to replace the motor/laser assembly:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PM0COXFDLg8&feature=user

Good luck, if you choose to do the replacement. If you have any questions about it, feel free to ask.

-John

Posted on Feb 06, 2008

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