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Playstation 3 bought my ps 3 from woolworths about 2 or 3 months ago.was working fine then stopped playing game..wont play any sort of cd..im i guaranteed???

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Your blue ray players gone sony will replace it quiet quickly if under warranty,you get a reconditioned console 60gb or they offer you a new 40gb as they dont make new 60gb versions anymore.it happened to me twice and 5 thousand other irish ps3 buyers,dont let them ******** you and dont pay the courier fee there liable to pay the whole bill.

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Ok it sounds like this ps3 has been abused. call sony for information on reformatting your ps3

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Sounds like a faulty/dirty/bad laser. Call sony 1-800-345-SONY (7669)
ask them what they can do! Normally its at least 168$ charge to get your ps3 back in order unless you are willing to open it up yourself.. if so let me know I can help you find parts and help you fix it.. parts are not to expensive but in the long run it may be better to either sell it as broke or send it in!

I do buy broken ps3's and can get you a deal on used or new systems!

TAKE IT BACK TO THE STORE AND TELL THEM ITS FUBAR SEE WHAT THEY SAY!!!

Posted on May 27, 2008

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