Question about Sony PlayStation® 3 (60 GB) Console
Is there a red light that comes on? If not you need to fix the blu ray player which is faulty or have sony do it for you.. or sell it to me!
Posted on May 27, 2008
You're blu-ray drive has partially died. It's a three part laser (cd, dvd, blu-ray). The most important part of yours has died that's why you can still play dvd and PS2 games because they use the dvd laser and not the blu-ray.
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Posted on Feb 23, 2009
send it into sony its fried i have the same problem but no money for repairs since i dont have the recept... i woulda been better off with microsoft...
Posted on Jul 13, 2009
Hi,This is a common problem on the PS3 unfortunately and is caused by a faulty blue-ray drive. Unit will have to go back to Sony for service.You should try a DVD cleaning disk first to be sure that dirt on the laser lense is not causing the issue. You can also open the case and clean the laser lense with a Q Tip and an alcohol cleaning solution. If you plan on opening the case at any stage please ensure the unit is disconnected from its power supply. If this fails and you are confident with electronics there are several videos on YouTube showing how to replace the drive if you choose to order it and do it yourself.Hope this helps. Please remember to rate my answer. Many Thanks.
Posted on Sep 02, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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