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Hi,
How long have you owned the ps3, how long have you had this problem? It sounds like the drive itself will need to be replaced. The laser module has gone bad. This is a repair that can be done by almost anyone who is confident in your ability. There are quite a few repair videos on youtube as well. Otherwise you will want to send the ps3 to a professional. This is another reason why I don't watch movies etc on my gaming system. Wears out components prematurely. If you need contact information with a repair service please let me know.
Thank you,
Lee

Posted on Feb 03, 2010

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