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Playstation 3 40GB

Hello, I have a Playstaion 3 40GB and I haven'y even had it for over a year. I started it up and it says "Cannot start. The correct hard disk was not found." Now what can I do to fix it?

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    hello i have the same problem i went to play it today and it came up with exactly the same thing even though iwas on it last night.

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Hello dmm1282. Go ahead and take out your hard drive and make sure there are no dust clumps stuck on the mounting cage. You may want to get some canned air (duster) to blow any dust build up out of the PS3 case. Put your hard drive back in and check it. If it does the same thing, you will need a new hard drive as the read arm inside may be blown. I hope this helps. Good luck.

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Take your hard disc out the wire might not be in properly if it isn't just poke it back in.

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