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    Unhappy Hello, I'm new and I've got wii disc reading problems

    Hi, I've been lurking on this site for a while and using its tutorials... I haven't had a need to post yet, but now I do, lol.

    My Wii will read retail burned single layered and burned single layered backup game discs, but it struggles when I try to play my retail copy of SSBB. If I clean the disc really well, spray some compressed air in the disc slot and/or clean the laser with a cleaning kit, the disc will read about 1/3 of the time. This is an annoyance, but not one of my main problems...

    My main problem is that my Wii has stopped reading DVD-movies on WiiMC. I know it has the right DVD Drive because my Wii is a launch Wii and I watched the (new) Nightmare on Elm Street DVD on it (from Redbox version, not sure if that matters) about 8 months ago. Now it won't read Requiem for a Dream (GF picked the movie for last night), or any other DVD I stick in it...

    Also, it won't read a burned copy of SSBB that I burned on a Dual Layered DVD (I don't like using originals unless necessary). Do I need a POT Tweak, a new laser or what? BTW I followed the instructions in this thread, burned the disc right, and installed everything that should be necessary, and I have a triwing screwdriver, so I can open my Wii up.

    So uh... yeah... Hi, lol xD

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