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Fails to read....

...disks, any! not even game, blu-ray, dvd or music disks.

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  • laid2dabeat May 11, 2008

    have the exact same problems only internet and videos on hardrive or usb will work cant read cd's/dvd or blu rays

  • alex416 May 11, 2008

    i havent tried anything other than games on mine, but it doesnt read
    those so i'll assume it's not reading anything else...i have a 40gb
    one. and it was working fine yesterday..

  • oscarbob May 12, 2008

    yeah i have 40gb as well, wont do anything except demos

  • Anonymous May 12, 2008

    The Best way to fix a problem like this is to use a PS3 Repair Guide.

    You can find a good one here:


    www.PS3RepairsGuide.com

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I havent tried anything other than games on mine, but it doesnt read those so i'll assume it's not reading anything else...i have a 40gb one. and it was working fine yesterday..

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