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Games will not play

Console is less then a year old and today it will read games, the disc symbol in the right hand corner just spins. any ideas?

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Hello. When you put in a disc, listen for the disc to start spinning. If you do not hear that then the laser and/or the spindle have blown out. You will have to get your Blu-Ray player serviced by a pro or Sony. Sony may fix it for free. They know that the drives are failing. So call them first.
I hope this helps! Good luck to you.

Posted on Jul 26, 2008

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