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Games not working on console

Brought a ps3 for my 7 year old son,now its not playing any games at all.. just coming up the main menu.. its not making any noise as if its trying to load the game.. pleasehelp????

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  • Renee527 Feb 16, 2009

    when u turn on the game it makes noise it wil catch the game or blu-ray.

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Hello kellygowland,

Well, the good news is it can be fixed. A new drive mechinism runs about $55 if yu do it yourself. You have a few options...

1. Call Sony and get the bluray drive replaced. It may cost you if it is out of warranty or the warranty sticker is broken/void.
2. Have a technician replace the drive for you.
3. Replace the drive yourself. (not highly recommended)
4. sell the PS3 to someone on eBay and get what you can out of it.
Good luck.

Posted on Jun 25, 2008

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