@mumi: This happens with every MC? Even on a freshly formated?
About, the lines and graphics... Ouch,... Think your right, with your guess. It seems to...
Btw.: What happend, if you try to start the PS2 without an MC at all and also don´t plug it in, after start-up?
PS2 V7/DMS3 V2 (FW:2.4b7); Seagate Baracuda 200GB
PS2 V7/CC1.0 (FW:34 hacked v2 BM:2.1.6); Maxtor DiamondMAX9 PLUS 160GB
PS2 SCPH-30004R; NoMod+NoLaser
3xSony MC 8MB
MAX/Datel 16MB with Boot-CD
Custom FMCB 1.8b+ Beta-Build, my AIO 0.5, Sony&xRhino-Linux