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Dreamcast Console: Will not load game says to load disc...

Will not load game says to load disc

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Does the disk spin at all? if it does try cleaning the lens.
if it doesnt spin, try taking it apart because it could be loose cables.
and if its neither of these, its probably dead.

Posted on May 07, 2010

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