View Full Version : ps3 repair

06-28-2010, 08:28 AM
My ps3 doesn't read any discs(games, blueray, or dvd). It is out of warranty. Is there a way to repair it myself?

06-28-2010, 03:01 PM
Open it up, Find out which lens/laser assembly you have and buy one on ebay. You can do this yourself just google for a guide.

06-28-2010, 09:17 PM
ive got a similar problem my ps3 wont read blurays or games but will play dvds
is it also the lens/laser assembly i would need to replace?


06-29-2010, 12:28 PM
It's likely the diode for blu-ray playback is dead. You might be able to just get a diode but for ease/cost http://shop.ebay.com/i.html?_nkw=ps3+laser&_sacat=0&_odkw=ps3+diode&_osacat=0&bkBtn=&_trksid=p3286.m270.l1313 plenty there just find out what model your ps3 is and switch it over.

09-07-2010, 10:18 PM
Most of the vendors seem to be in China and charge $40+ for the laser and $40+ for shipping. Even then it still takes them forever to ship the damn thing. Is there any vendor (ebay or non-ebay) and anyone can recommend??