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Kids dropped ps 2 about 2 ft onto hard surface now player says read disk error. Is it fixable?

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This may be a little weird but sometimes to fix the problem you have to try and cause the problem again
sometimes when u drop it something may go out of place
but if u drop it again it may knock it back into place

a more simple solution is to wipe the blue lense on the inside of the disc tray down with a cloth. or try changing the way the system reads the disc instead of standard select Fast and Smooth

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