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My Sony PlaySatation2 console wont read any games on PS2 discs.

My Sony PlayStation2 wont read any games on PS2 discs, when I inserat a PS2 disc I could hear the disc spins for a while and then it stops and display a massage PLEASE INSERT A PLAYSTATION OR PLAYSTATION2 FORMAT DISC. It wont read any PS2 disc but I insert a DVD dics it works normally. Please help.

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  • helloap Mar 16, 2008

    My PS2 only reads one game. All my others, including some new ones it does not read.

  • Anonymous Apr 23, 2009

    My Sony PlayStation2 wont read any games on PS2 discs, when I inserat a
    PS2 disc I could hear the disc spins for a while and then it stops and
    display a massage PLEASE INSERT A PLAYSTATION OR PLAYSTATION2 FORMAT
    DISC. It wont read any ps 2 disc



  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    ps2 read only cd-format games

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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.


the worse problem u can come across is the laser 100% failed. which is rare but you can buy a new/used working laser on ebay.com or google it. the laser will have the model on it you want to make sure you get the correct model. otherwise it wont work.


contact united.gamez@gmail.com for help

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Check this web site out, this will help you, this problem happens alot so dont worry you should be able to do it yourself. http://arstechnica.com/articles/paedia/hardware/ps2.ars/1

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