Old ps2 consul

Mike1alpha

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Hi all

I have fired up an old PS2 consul I got from my neighbours teenage son who didn't want it anymore, it's all working well, I get the Browser menu up etc. but when I place an old game in I get nothing other than data error or No data, am I missing something here? I haven't used a PS2 consul for some time could it be that I have no memory card inserted? one didn't come with it, do I need one to make it work properly, please help.
 

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it's quite old now , and not worth doing a laser replacement

but you could dismantle the case and use a cotton bud to clean the lens and see if that helps ?

but if your ok at replacing a new laser is cheep , are you can get a full Replacement Full Optical Block Laser Lens from HK for about £12 ?
 
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PlayStation 2 TDP082w Laser Unit

check it out and see if it fits your ps2

As new TDP-082W Laser assembly for the Versions 12-14 PlayStation 2 games consoles. Model numbers SCPH-700XX & SCPH-7500X series PS2 also used the SCPH-70001, 70011, 70012, 75001. PLEASE CHECK YOUR MODEL NUMBER BEFORE ORDERING!!


Important: These laser units are as manufactured. They have only been used by removing the solder protection so I can test them before shipping and so you only have to plug it in when you receive it.

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£8 with p&p

from the UK :)
 

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It's been a while since I relaced one of those but I do remember just needing to clean and lightly oil the runners and worm gear of a friend's PS2. It's not always the case though and probably worth just replacing the laser unit.
 
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