I found a post by someone getting a Wii U disc error, but they were in Wii Mode trying to play a Wii U game. I think Metroid Other M has a lot more content than Brawl. Unplug the system from your outlet for more than 30 minutes, plug back in and try to read the disc. Because it shouldn't be happening at all. Didnt try before patch only after installing. Since then no problems with playing games Do use the included console stand seemed to be the solution.
If its just a minor occurence I'll live it in there I guess my wii u has only done it once, and it was because of finger prints , be careful these disc are like blurays- finger print magnets and one finger print will be enough for it not to be read , a second time it did so with marioparty 8 cause it was scratched , so ya , unless you got a defective unit it shouldnt do anything if the disc is clean - be sure there is no finger prints! I can't get mine repaired obviously cause i opened it up Me right now No luck yet, but I still haven't given up. And if I somehow ended up with an Xbox game when buying a Wii U game, I have a different problem than my Wii U not reading the disc. I always use a very good quality, thick microfibre cloth, breath on disc, and from centre outwards, 'lightly' 'buff'. So disc drive isn't the reason why the disc isn't spinning and that's where I'm at. Are you able to boot directly into Wii mode at startup? I don't have any other gaming consoles. They said to put the Wii flat instead of in the stand. So I panicked a bit and thought it might be the Wii U, so I put in several other games to see if they would work.
I brought it to the technician and he said it needed a new laser. Looking on Nintendo support it simply says call them. Select the problematic game and then select the update that you want to delete. That's what the manual says to do. Dear visitor, Thank you for visiting the Nintendo website! After some time on the phone with tech support Nintendo decided to ship it out for repairs under warranty. I think they have them at places like Best Buy and Walmart too, but I don't know for sure.
Should be a few guides available online, you just need to careful dis-assemble the dvd drive. Likewise, a lot of scratches from mishandling can ultimately render a disc useless. Just use one of those cleaning disc don't you? They said they could not see it. Allow the disk to dry completely before testing it in your Wii. Later it was a day or so, then eventually it never came good. What if you send the machine to Nintendo, they can't replicate the problem.
Can someone give me a contact name and an email address for the international head office section where they design Wii so I can send an email with my complaint. I spent a long time trying to find a definite answer to this query as I wanted to be sure it was a laser error, and not a motherboard issue. For example, games from the United States will not work on a European Wii U console and vice versa. They said there was dust damage and this was not covered under warranty. Allow the disk to dry completely before trying it in your Wii. Wii Disc Read Error Fix 3 — Reboot Another thing you can try to do is completely turn off the Wii by holding down the power button until the power light turns red. Then you need to request repair of the optical reader or hard drive.
The following tips and solutions might help your situation. No, I mean it is obvious if I look at the disc and it is scratched. Update your game There are instances where this error occurs only when playing certain games. I have a Wii that is within warranty. It isn't coated in cheese or grease.
There's the classic standby of power cycling the console, especially if the error showed up after a system update. With your thumb, rub the toothpaste in using a downward stroke from the center of the disk to the edge. So I got a new disc drive, Still doesn't spin. If your Wii game disc has any cracks in it, you can pretty much forget using it. Well after having the wii flat for the past couple of days the error msg appeared again.
Hopefully the problem is the lens being dirty. Used Wii Us are about 120-140 bucks now, Having it repaired by Nintendo is 110 bucks. You can get disc read errors if the disc is really scratched up. I just restarted my wii over and over again until it worked. If the lens aren't the problem, then you probably have to send your Wii to Nintendo, because when my Discs stopped being read for all games and when I tried using the lens cleaning kit I ended up having to call Nintendo and they said I had to sendmy Wiito them. I didn't use the included stands Played it fine. Make sure the disc you put in is for Wii U.