Swap Magic 3 is a great alternative to MOD chips. You can play imported PS2 games on your US Playstation 2 system without voiding your warranty. Add this modification along with the Swap Magic CD to play imported games on the following slim models of PS2:
SCPH-70011 (North America)
Easy installation! Only a screwdriver is required.
Convenient flip top opens with the press of a button and does not reset your PS2.
Swap Magic CD (version 3.8)
Swap Magic DVD (version 3.6)
PS2 Slim Flip Top Cover
1. Insert a Swap Magic 3 Disc in your PlayStation2 (CD is for booting CD backups/import games. DVD version is for booting DVD backups/import games)
2. When there are two options (Load Program and Video Mode) on the screen, that is the time to swap the disc. ** [ you need to install the tools ( eg. magic switch, fliptop , slide tools ) to enable the console not to reset while swaping the disc ]
3. Insert your CD or DVD backup
4. Use Flip Top Cover or Slide-Tool to put the CD tray back
5. Press X on controller pad and the game will start