Question about Sony PlayStation 2 Slimline Console

4 Answers

How to modify ps2

How to modify my ps2

Posted by on

  • 5 more comments 
  • Anonymous Mar 04, 2008

    modify ps2

  • Anonymous Mar 09, 2008

    I have a PS2 that modified 4 months ago. I use it everyday and yesterday the fake CD that i uses didnt read by the console.

    What will i do so that i can use it again.

    Now, i cant play my PS2

  • notnot1174 Jul 24, 2008

    i bought a ps2 last month and i cant play pirated cd games on can i modify my ps2?

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2008

    How to Modify a PS2 without any Modchips and only using a Software?

  • mcneal2009 Feb 16, 2009

    i bought ps2 six months ago,its already modified but last day my console could'nt read all games i have.can any one help me with this?

  • madhursurve8 Mar 27, 2009

    Hi i bought a new PS2 for 6900\- . I want that my PS2 should read all pirated disc. Please suggest me any solution(Any chip or software etc..)

  • gamer419 Apr 27, 2009

    is there a way to modify my ps2



4 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.


    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.


    An expert that has over 10 points.


    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Good.. now listen to me carefully... i live in Mauritius and i modify ps1-2-3 everyday.. there is a simple way that nobody would think how to mod it.... just remove the lens slowly, cut the yellow wire and seal the red with the blue... thats will make your lens hidden power arise so as it can read any dvd or cd copy... let your brain work!!! how its possible that an original lens cannot play a simple duplicate!!!!

Posted on Nov 29, 2008

  • 2 more comments 
  • pyrus16 Feb 12, 2011

    it's that true???

  • Arvind12 Feb 20, 2011

    hi where do you live i can give u my ps2 to mod and how much do u take

  • jomain daryl Aug 28, 2011

    hey man to kpav explik moi kot sa to reste?

  • Anonymous Nov 06, 2011



  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points


    An expert that got 5 achievements.


    An expert who has written 3 tips or uploaded 2 video tips.


    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 43 Answers

Yeah, be very careful where you post what. the Feds have already raided multiple modders, because this is a copyright infringement.

Posted on Jan 11, 2008

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    New Friend:

    An expert that has 1 follower.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

O.K. Now I am going to teach you all how to Easily mod your ps2 system .
1), unplug the ps2 unit,
(sounds simple but some peeple.......)
2) remove the screws in the bottom of the case with
a philips head scewdriver.(you must first peel off the little spongy plastic tabs that cover them and serve as non slip 'feet' also you must remove (and try to save is possible) the little sticker that says warrenty seal etc....couse its gonna get broken any way when the bottom comes off. then locate the laser lens (the part that reads the disc .... You there ?? OK now take some lanthanide paste and polish the lens with it. after that super glue will do the trick to stop the "door ajar" light from comming on .then solder the two leads that dont go any where to the peice you took out of the old smoke detector . then reasemble the entire unit
being carefull not to come in contact with alpha particles or Thorium.
please remember to play safe and do not play your ps2 near anyone with a pacemaker.

Posted on Mar 11, 2011 modify, i assume you mean to play backup games. Install a modchip..."matrix infinity" is suppose to be the best out there nowadays. I don't recommend the swap magic because it's a hassle for me and not 100% to play all backups.

Posted on Jan 09, 2008

1 Suggested Answer


6ya staff

  • 2 Answers


Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add



Related Questions:

1 Answer

Ps2 slim modded doesn't read ps2 modified games

Most likely the console was modded and it was not modded to take modded games

Jun 23, 2014 | Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Console

2 Answers

Hey, do you know, in my country Malaysia we got someone that can upgrade PSOne console to be able to play PS2 console game :) but I wonder, how they do that...?? That the problem, and I wish someone who...

The only way someone can get a PS1 to play PS2 games is if they modified a PS2 to look like a PS1. The hardware inside a PS1 is not powerful enough and not complex enough to run PS2 games. They would need to take a PS1, and take the insides out. Then take the insides of a PS2 and modify it so it functionally fit inside a PS1. This seems like cool albeit pointless way to modify your PS1 and PS2. Thanks for the question!

May 30, 2011 | Video Game Consoles & Games

2 Answers

My stuff din't work with pirated cd's?

There are multiple "Mods" which can be performed on a PSP (as well as on newer consoles as well).

Some are hardware mods (the addition of chips which expand or bypass (depending on a particular mod) to allow the recognition and playback of various formats, such as 3rd party software. The problem with modding is that if someone isn't careful, the mod can also brick the system (keep it from recognizing the original, retail PS2 games, movies, etc....

Besides that, I can't tell you much more about pirating software, since it's illegal and I'm no advocate of that. You should ask your friend what specific "Mod" was performed, if that's even the case.

PS.. My advice - Don't let anyone modify the hardware on any of your devices, unless you don't care if they ever work again. Also, you can't play online games/content with modded systems...since they are automatically detected and banned from the servers.

Jul 06, 2010 | Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Console

1 Answer

Modifying ps2?

Depends on what you want. Note that modifying your PS2 in any way voids your warranty. Original PS2's I'm not so sure about. It involves opening the console, though, and I'm sure you can find a video on youtube if you look for it. But since you can't do any modification that won't involve a modchip, you'd better be prepared to solder a chip on there.

Slim PS2's you have a better variety of options. Tissue/Tape mod which blocks two censors and the disc brake, allowing you to use the Swap Trick or get good use out of a Swap Disc.

If you get a swaptool, or make one, you can do this on both the original PS2 and the slimline PS2.

Look up Free_MCBoot, and have an empty memory card ready. Either use the swap trick or use Swap Magic to install the memory card exploit. It'll contain ESR, which allows you to play burned games.

But there will be no support for your piracy, either. Not from the makers of Free_MCBoot, or the modchip makers, or even myself.

Nov 11, 2009 | Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Console

1 Answer

Hi how to burn a downloaded ps2 game into a dvd so i could play it with my console...tnx in advance...

Unfortunately, you cannot do this without doing a major modification of your PS2 or getting a a commercial grade PS2 burner for your computer.

The issue is that unlike regular DVD's, PS2 DVD Games spin counter-clockwise, therefore you need the games to be burned, counter clockwise.

A couple of years ago there were people out there selling modified PS2's and kits so you could modify your PS2 to play games burned clockwise. Do a google search and you may find them still.

Nov 07, 2009 | Nokia N-Gage Console

1 Answer

PS2 doesn't play color

is u r ps2 modify if yes than try this
turn off u r ps2 and press 2 buttons togather trangle and cercle now turn it on u get one menu in u r screen and in first line of menu u get ntsc wrriten press X buttons u get it change turn it in pal o r ntsc
now press start button in u r joy stick it will display setting saved now turn off ps2 and turn it on now u get colours in u r games . REMEMBER U R PS2 SHOULD BE MODIFY SO U CAN DO ABOVE SETTINGS

Jan 16, 2009 | Sony PS2 Dual Shock 2 Controller...

2 Answers

Can u help in modify the ps2

Sorry but the only thin i can say is you bought in dubi and you woud hve to go to where you bougt is or any sone store that has ps2s

Nov 09, 2008 | Sony PlayStation 2 Slimline Console

1 Answer

Won't play games

You might need to get your ps2 modified so it can read all kinds of disc...i had the same problem before with my console so i took it to a shop and got it checked and modified. when i got my console back it was working really well.

Jun 20, 2008 | Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Console

1 Answer

Modify original ps2 to general ps2

Hi Mantu, The PS2 console is capable of playing the following. PS1 games with Black media, CD, CDR, PS2 silver back media. PS2 Blue backed media, PS2 Gold backed media, and DVD. I am not sure if will play DVDR. If you system is not reading all of these it needs cleaning and fine tuning. can help If your Electronically Skilled go to my website and contact me for tips on how to fix your PS2. If you would like The playstation Clinic will Repair your unit for $25 plus shipping to and from the Fountain Inn, Sc location.

Sep 24, 2007 | Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Console

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sony PlayStation 2 Slimline Console Logo

16,423 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Video Game Consoles & Games Experts


Level 3 Expert

13434 Answers

shevantha perera

Level 2 Expert

125 Answers

Damen Wong
Damen Wong

Level 3 Expert

1950 Answers

Are you a Sony Video Game Console and Game Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides