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PS2 Slim - wont read disks

Ok - I cleaned the laser eye - PS2 boots up and goes to browser but wont read disks anymore. If you have parts and can repair or if u think I can repair with ur parts - id love to hear from you. PS - Your Phils needs some pitching Cerfer. here's hoping for next year.

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  • Old one 57 Dec 07, 2007

    Cleaned unit, found spindle is slightly bent. This means disc is not level and doesn't read. Any fix for that?

  • Morden86 Jul 16, 2008

    I have a PS2 Slim, It will read Ps1 Games, and Music Disk's and burned mp3 disks, But it will not read movies or Ps2 games. Goes straight to Browser. I actually have 2 ps2 slims with the exact same problem.
    Any Suggestions


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Fiend your solution direct from Nintendo. Here is your solution....

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Hi Wort,

I have been repairing PS2's for 4 yrs now.  I can take a look at it if you send it to me.  If I can not repair, I will send it back at my cost.  If I can, it would be $20 Plus parts

Not sure if you still need help

Thanks

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