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by low_budget
Sat Apr 03, 2010 11:11 pm
Forum: 2000's Gaming
Topic: Ps2 won't read discs. Please help?
Replies: 3
Views: 1177

Re: Ps2 won't read discs. Please help?

I had a similar problem with a phat PS2. It's most likely a bad laser that moves up too far and scratches the disc.
by low_budget
Sat Apr 03, 2010 11:06 pm
Forum: 2000's Gaming
Topic: PS2 Laser Replacement
Replies: 6
Views: 2840

Re: PS2 Laser Replacement

I've never worked on a slim, but I've found that on phat PS2s you can adjust the distance between the laser and disc via a small gear (later versions have two.) If the gap is not correct, it may read certain disc types but not others. I've never had to remove solder on any of the phat PS2 lasers I'v...