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Ps2 won't read after dropped

Hi,
I have a old ps2 slim that somebody gave me after they dropped it. It turns on, but won't read any discs.

i'm sure you've all heard this kind of problem before, but nobody seems to have the same problem i have:

i opened the ps2, and held down the lid buttons(idk what they're really called) to make the ps2 think it was shut. i put in a disc (i know the disc was good, I'd been playing it on a friends console not 1 hr before), and turned it on. The disc starts to spin, and then stops after about a 1/2 turn as thought the motor is jammed. it does this about a half dozen times, and the proceeds to spin normally.(i don't know if this is normal behavior for a disc). after about 15 seconds, it says the disc cannot be read.

I don't know if the problem is the laser not reading the disc properly, (that being the cause for the funky disc behavior), or the opposite.

Thanks,
Kevin

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  • Kevinaz May 28, 2008

    wow, you're a load of help.

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Ditch it and buy a ps3

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