Even though my PS2 was different than the pictured one, nothing had to be done different. If your PS2 can't read anything at all, cross your fingers and read on, but you may have a more serious issue than we can fix. Look for the switch on the bottom right hand corner of the drive. 4. If you have ever dropped your ps2, or someone bumped into it when the tray was open, this most likely happens. have a peek here
Loading... Thanks a ton. Daciana (#2189) January 3rd, 2006 I’d like to thank you!!! It’s a slimline version something like 70002 or wateva. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-the-PS2-Disk-Read-Error/
Marco and Iosto from The Netherlands podge1970 (#2293) March 11th, 2006 spot on it fixed ma ps2 now its workin beter than ever chears :mrgreen: :mrgreen: Anonymous (#2301) March 16th, 2006 Flip the unit on it's top. 4 rubber feet and 4 square plastic coverings need to be removed from the bottom of the unit. 3. does anyone know how to replace this piece, what is its name, and where i could find a replacement? Find the little whitegear and put a mark on it where ... 5 Step 5: TestPut the disk cover back on, put a game in and see if it works.
I decided to clean it out to fix this problem. The disc read error of course. 1: The grinding noise fix "Dude, I think oiling the bars will fix it", say many people out there. I used both techniques, the adjustment (Which failed) and then this one. Ps2 Disc Read Error Guaranteed Fix g.i.p fun colors (#2513) July 14th, 2006 hey man what up am having problem with my ps2 i don’t seem to have the white gear.
James Richard Arey (#2401) May 17th, 2006 Wow! Matt is the owner of this site and primary author. Lester (#2487) July 6th, 2006 I took that metalic tape off of my ps2 that connect the swith on/off and open close…how to i reattach it Dat (#2491) July 6th, 2006 http://www.gamespot.com/forums/games-discussion-1000000/playstation-2-disk-read-error-solutions-23572005/ Flip the Playstation 2 upside down and remove all the rubber feet and square tabs.
so im going to try this Furchy (#2215) January 15th, 2006 thanks a lot guys this was very helpful, the only thing that I suggest is to make the pictures clearer, Ps2 Disc Read Error Easy Fix If anyone has any information that might help please post it here. thanks. As for the whiners, bitchers, pissers and moaners above- well, it’s always been my rule that if someone is too lazy to spell “you” or “are”, or their ability to communicate
You can pay money to send it in to Sony HQ and have them fix it or you can just do what they do by yourself for free. http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2003/11/ps2-repair-guide/ Blew the fuse. Ps2 Slim Disc Read Error there is the expansion bay and a chip next to it, were taking off all the screws (4) that hold that chip down. How To Make A Ps2 Read A Disc Much appreciated guide Hal Anonymous (#2126) November 26th, 2005 When I insert the DVD game into the player, red screen appear.
or is it a lost cause now? navigate here some weirdo told me that it was the lens is the problem but i am not so sure about it. Reassembly: slide the chip down aligned with all the little forks and their little holes, CAREFULLY! Take off the bottom cover. Ps2 Won't Read Discs
Any suggestions?? Thanks so much for saving me a lot of money! After about 4 minutes it said Disc Read Error. Check This Out Collection Intro Intro: How to Fix the PS2 "Disk Read Error"If you have ever owned a Play Station 2 (thick version) youmay have had deal with the "Disk Read Error" problem.
Christy (#2251) February 7th, 2006 Worked Like a charm. Ps2 Disc Not Spinning The disc tray didn’t stay open for more than 3 sec’s (note to people with this problem: I will discuss this a little further down in this article ) 3. Cleaning out everything is a great idea to get any older electronics "road worthy".
I bought a slim line, but recently decided I was bored and got my old PS2 out, and using this guide, fixed it. I had two and didn’t want to mess with it. I used a 30001 series 4 ps2 with 8 screws. Ps2 Disc Cannot Be Read I've chosen Army of Darkness, Final Fantasy Tactics, GTA: Vice City, and Contra.
Loading... Now it works fine. It really worked. http://caribtechsxm.com/ps2-disc/ps1-disk-error.php Is there anything I can do to fix this problem with my playstation?
Then I click the button of the green light, then that red screen appear again. the only problem we had was when he was opening the PS2 up the silver piece came off, but that was easy to put back in!!! Anonymous (#2199) January 8th, 2006 LEGEND !!! My PS2 is a 30003, so anyone else with a 30003 should try this method.
Just try starting both gears at the same point, and gradually move each gear (equally) 4 or 5 clicks between each test. As I was preforming this fix some really dumb person came along and “accidentally” detatched the metallic band from the ps2 unit. what wud make a clicking noise and prevent disc from being read? I have tested this process on two Playstation 2s now and it completely fixed the errors both were experiencing.
reconnecting this was a pain, but it’s doable. I got it from a friend after he said it was slow in reading discs. During the repair of your Playstation 2, we'll be taking the device apart. I was kinda scared to oopen my PS2 at first, but to fix my issues it was worth a try.