Try SSBB, perhaps the game will be able to read your sd card when the system menu can not.
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SSBB method worked! thanks Maui!
I have priiloader working now. I'm now on the learning curving of using homebrew. For some reason, hbc won't autoboot, but I can start in manually. Also, when I goto system menu, I still get a blank screen. I assume that I need to do so form of system update. Note, that I did have a couple of bad blocks when I did the NAND backup.
I'm definitely headed in the right direction now. Just need to learn all about homebrew now