Reverse dissasembly. One eighth of a turn clockwise on the white gear seems to have done the trick. Put the PS2 back together and it will read discs just like it did when you first purchased it. Anonymous (#2447) June 23rd, 2006 good news and bad news……. have a peek here
When I got mine, the prievious owner was stupid enough to put a version 1 tray in a version 4 tray. Here’s how to fix it: 1. manualizz 299,731 views 4:00 ps2 not reading ps1 discs correctly - Duration: 3:36. Is there any fix to this, and/or anyone else getting this problem? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-the-PS2-Disk-Read-Error/
this white band is what sends the signal from you power buttons to the system, and (stupidly) is the only thing that will turn the damn thing on. The first step was to adjust this cog of the laser drive. Loading...
Mike (#2277) February 27th, 2006 Nice site. I followed the instructions here, and turning the little white gear worked!
I marked the gear's current position with a Sharpie, and turned the gear by "clicks". Your California Privacy Rights. Ps2 Disc Read Error Guaranteed Fix When you went to fix this, and u plugged it back in, did it not power back on?
I’m confused. How To Make A Ps2 Read A Disc Somewhere if you just google it, there is a site that sells you new laser drives and they come with giudes to install them. Will it work for a PS1 disc, too?
I don’t wan’t to waste $150.00 for a new (slim) one.
I been doing this method for about 6 years, it works for me. Ps2 Disc Read Error Clicking Sound Brandon (#2496) July 10th, 2006 Sweet, it actually worked. Indead's Game Room 239,586 views 10:01 Loading more suggestions... Tyler (#2130) November 19th, 2005 my ps2 doesn’t have a white gear in the back wtf is ^ with that?
Club Soda and Salt » Blog Archive » You can thank me later July 21st, 2006 Carlito Corway (#2530) July 22nd, 2006 I have repaired many Play Station 2 consoles which http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2003/11/ps2-repair-guide/ Pull up lightly on the plastic that is on the worm gear, and slide the laser down. 5. Ps2 Slim Disc Read Error Reassembly: slide the chip down aligned with all the little forks and their little holes, CAREFULLY! Ps2 Disc Read Error Fix Without Opening No Kickstarter, Steam Greenlight, et al project "reminder" posts.
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can someone please let me know if i’m wasting my time. I am using a model SCPH-30001 Playstation 2, with a U serial number. I was trying to sell my PS2, and I couldnt get it to read at all. Check This Out It would take forever to read the game disc and it would sometimes sit forever at the Browser/System Configuration screen.
as for having the playstation on its side, i've been doing that for over a year. Ps2 Disc Not Reading I decided to clean it out to fix this problem. Yan (#2229) January 24th, 2006 If you’ve got the model where the white gear thingy’s hidden under other stuff, you don’t need to disassemble anything else to move it.
Its a fat PS2. Reassembled it enough to test - it was running as good as new if not better! I do not hear any loud cranking noises, however there is sometimes a high speed whizzing sound before the disks are declared crap As mentioned my many people above, the solution Ps2 Disc Cannot Be Read silvergbasp13 1,832 views 13:31 Ps2 disc read error fix - Duration: 8:36.
Jay (#2486) July 5th, 2006 Thank You So Much!!! Now, if you have one of these PS2 consoles twin wheel gear mostly on the SCPH-50003 models or earlier i suggest you do this. Then I click the button of the green light, then that red screen appear again. this contact form Alco's Anomus Bob (#2522) July 17th, 2006 (6) is the ajusting of the lens angle a trail and error process or is there a sure fire way of getting it to
No more grinding again! While doing the fix and testing it using the game it would randomly give dre. It should come clean up. Any advice would be appreciated.
If anyone has any suggestions please mail me [email protected] Logan (#2256) February 9th, 2006 I’ve been looking around on how to fix my ps2. Jordan (#2412) May 26th, 2006 Hey i got a free ps2 the other day which read nothing at all and i adjusted the laser angle cog. Sign up for free! Is it something wrong with the lens?
I have a Model SCPH-39001. The one that is hurting your gameplay? (ex:grinding noise during gameplay, resulting in skipping and errors ∨ THE EXPLANATION: When I got my ps2 from my friend, I noticed some things The problem is that the ps2 isn’t sensing that the door is open, and shuts itself. cause if thats so then it probly is currupt.
They gave us a brand new one and told us we could bring it back if it didnt work either. Anonymous (#2199) January 8th, 2006 LEGEND !!! If it hasn't shown up after more than 5 minutes, simply message the moderators and ask us to look into it. Please help me.
If you continue to cause errors, you will be blocked again for an indefinite period. I also impressed my kids, they now think daddy is a real genius. My process: (p.s. after doing this i saw that the white gear had reset itself back to its primary position.