What to Do If PS3 Is Not Reading Discs?

avatarDemonstratingUnit2 months ago
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avatarCaringEthos2 months ago

Reboot your PS3 and check for any software updates. Sometimes a simple restart or having the latest firmware can solve the issue.

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avatarCarryingTree2 months ago

First off, try cleaning the disc with a soft, lint-free cloth. Sometimes it's just dust or grime causing the issue. If that doesn't work, give the lens a gentle clean using a lens cleaning kit. Worked wonders for me!


avatarCatalogingDisk2 months ago

It might be the disc drive itself. If it's making weird noises or just not spinning the disc, it could be a hardware issue. You might wanna contact Sony support or a professional repair shop.


avatarCluingWear2 months ago

Hot take: Just go digital. Discs are so 2006 anyway.

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