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In order to fix your PS3's Blu Ray drive you will need a set of appropriately sized, cross-headed screwdrivers; one of those sets that has various sizes will contain the right one, and you will probably have one of these lying around somewhere.
Also, you will need a replacement laser lens for the Blu Ray drive, so you will need either a replacement drive from which you can "salvage" the lens, or you can purchase online part number #kem-400aaa.
The actual process for repairing the Blu Ray drive on your PS3 console is not all that difficult. You have to remove the drive from your console after disconnecting the power cable and data ribbon, remove the protective metal casing on the outside of the drive, then the black colored plate which protects the delicate laser lens and mechanism itself.
Next, unscrew the screws which hold the laser lens in place, remove the old lens, and then install the new one. After this, you simply have to put everything back together, seat the Blu Ray drive back in place, reconnect the data ribbon and the power cable, and then your PS3 should be working again like brand new.

Posted on Nov 09, 2010

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its a problem with the latest download update. sorry to say but its a job for sony as long as its still under warranty. just phone them up explain the probs your having and they will send you a new (normally reconditioned) unit out. sony's replacement service is very good.

Posted on Jan 21, 2008

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Im pretty sure you need to replace the laser

Posted on Nov 17, 2008

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SOURCE: PS3 problem - Wont recognise or load PS3 game disks

swich back and forth between the ps2 game and ps3 game or just keep putting in the ps3 game until it reads it. your laser is probally going.

Posted on Oct 05, 2009

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Hi,

This problem is common with the PS3 and typical of a failure of the bluray drive. It can sometimes be resolved by cleaning the laser pickup lens but often the lens itself needs to be replaced.

For a full breakdown on the issues involved please view this FixYa Tip.

Thanks for using FixYa.

Posted on Feb 05, 2010

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My ps3 wont load ps3 games


Hi,

This problem is common with the PS3 and typical of a failure of the bluray drive. It can sometimes be resolved by cleaning the laser pickup lens but often the lens itself needs to be replaced.

For a full breakdown on the issues involved please view this FixYa Tip.

Thanks for using FixYa.

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Hi have a problom when i put game in ps3 it wont


Your lazer reader, or disc spinner may be broken. If you can put a disc in and it comes out in the excat same direction it would explain that problem but in all in all i think your Ps3 is done for

So sorry :-(

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PS2 DOESNT SUPPORT P3 GAMES...

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NEED PS3 GAMES TO PLAY WITH PS 3
PS2 GAMES TO PLAY WITH PS2

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Nov 11, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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PS3 problem - Wont recognise or load PS3 game disks


swich back and forth between the ps2 game and ps3 game or just keep putting in the ps3 game until it reads it. your laser is probally going.

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It wont play games or movies


Laser has to be bad then if its not reading brand new games or dvds. To verify this though get a can of air and gently blow it into the drive to make sure there is no specs of dirt or dust on the laser.

Now try the games and dvds again and if its still happening then the laser needs to be replaced and you can get them fairly cheap off of Ebay.

Jul 06, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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Discs wont load


Your laser is going out.

It has nothing to do with the system.

You'll have to replace the blu-ray laser in order to have a 100% working machine again.


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Playstation 3 wont play PS3 Games


ok right so your ps3 wont read disks huh well first of all id like to say this has happened to me twice and it has worked perfectly for me and i quarentee it will work for you ...

first save all your data to a memory stick

secondly go to settings, system settings, and format your ps3 by clicking on full format this will delete all your filles :( but will refresh your ps3


BTW this formatting thing will take atleast 4 hours so just leave your ps3 on and chill out watch t.v or something :)

hope this helps

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Playstation 3 wont play PS3 Games


Im pretty sure you need to replace the laser

Nov 17, 2008 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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have you tried using the contropller to open the folder

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