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I bought a used slimline ps2; and it plays some games but not other; it won't play two brand new games i bout metal gear solid 2 and god of war... there are no scratches on them whatsoever, and it says there's a disc read error..

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This means the laser of the playstation 2 has problems, and is going bad. This is very common with playstation 2's. If possible you will need to return it to whomever / wherever you purchased the unit. If you bought it on ebay you can file a paypal claim stating the item is defective. Please make sure you rate my answer 4 thumbs if possible, it would help me a great deal. I would be forever grateful!

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