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PSP E1000 / E1004

not read UMD games and you haven't indication for insertion games. The problem probably is in UMD switch.

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  • If you haven't indication for inserted disk the problem probably is in UMD switch.

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  • Unhook the door metal plate and disassemble UMD door.

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  • With a screwdriver I short the UMD switch to test the laser.

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  • Now let's disassemble it.

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  • Disconnect and remove the display.

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  • I must disconnect 7x cables and unscrew a screw.

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  • Now I disconnect the battery connector and here is the mainboard.

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  • I used soldering station to remove the old one and put the new one (UMD switch).

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  • Let's assemble and test it.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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