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  • Troubleshooting the problem
  • Checking connections
  • Cleaning the internal parts
  • Rewiring the console and controllers
  • Replacing the non-working components
  • … or anything else
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Recent Console Repair reviews in Ballarat

Thanks Amazing hard worker Genuine guy

4 small stumps cut only

$100

Ahead of scheduled time and very efficient. Thanks 😊

Pick up and remove 4 yikes stumps

$100

Fabulous.. Mark does a great job, turns up on time and I recommend him highly

Refit doors add weather strips

$40

Perfect job, Thankyou

Remove bark chips after removal of two trees

$40

Great service. prompt repsonse. Good work

Tap seals for leaking taps

$100

Thank you Paul! Very professional and polite!

Replace 3 basin taps and 1 shower tap

$100

What's the average cost of a console repair expert in Ballarat

$97 - $262

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$97

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$160

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$262

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What do console repair services include?

The game console repair service includes all the tasks necessary to make a non-working or malfunctioning game console work as intended. To repair popular consoles like the PS4, Xbox One or Nintendo Switch, your console repairman can do troubleshooting followed by the needed repairs. After completing the repairs, they can test the system to ensure the console is back to its original working order. 

Troubleshooting the problem 

Your console repair specialist begins by inspecting the different functions and components of your gaming console. They may also check each game disc for dirt or scratches if reading or loading errors occur. Your specialist inspects the cables, controllers, connection ports for issues. The monitor or TV and the Wi-Fi are checked as appropriate for any video, audio or connectivity problems. Once the problem is found, your console repair specialist works on the necessary fixes.  

Checking connections

Your console repairman checks all the connections that lead to and from the gaming console. This includes the HDMI cables, the HDMI ports on both the TV or monitor and the console, the power plugs and the controller ports. Your specialist can also check your internet for connectivity problems and do the appropriate fixes. 

Cleaning the internal parts

Defective gaming consoles can trace some of their problems to issues with heat management. The cooling fan usually causes this, along with the heat sink and other internal parts choked with dirt and debris. 

Your console repair specialist disconnects the console, shuts off the power and opens your game console’s case. They then clean the fan, heat sink, hard disk if any, and other parts with a non-static brush or blast from a can of compressed air. The case is reassembled once all the cleaning is done.

Rewiring the console and controllers

Some issues on your gaming console or its parts may be due to wires that have snapped or got cut from excessive bending. Your console repair specialist can check the wires on the controllers, HDMI cable or other connecting cables, and the power cable. Should any cut wires be discovered, your specialist can install new wires and splice or solder new connections.  

Replacing the non-working components

Any parts that no longer work on your consoles, such as the cooling fan on your PS4 or Xbox or the PS4 hard disk can be replaced if necessary. Note that your specialist may not have the replacement parts ready, so you must purchase these. Some specialists may offer to go to the console repair store to get these parts for you for a small additional fee.  

Testing the game console after repair

After your hired repair specialist has applied the fixes, they can test the console. They can check that the game loads up and works, both controllers function and respond as they should, and the video, audio and internet connectivity work as expected. If any issues arise, your repair specialist repeats the diagnostic and repair process until the console works without any problems. 

Recent Console Repair tasks in Ballarat

End of lease small touch ups

$80

Alfredton VIC, Australia

30th Jan 2024

End of lease. We have some small scratches and little holes on the wall and door. Dog has scraped a little bit of baseboard moulding but could be easily covered, I just don't have the tools! We are leaving on the 2nd of Feb so ideally done on the 30th or 31st of January. - Due date: Before Thursday, 1 February 2024

Ps5 repair

$300

Ballarat VIC, Australia

14th Jan 2024

Ps5 turning off mid games - Due date: Flexible

A couple of the poles holding the netting have collapsed.

$250

Durham Lead VIC, Australia

2nd Jan 2024

reasonable quote experience handyman/repairer for safety of grandchildren using trampoline. - Due date: Flexible

Flush ink from a epson eco tank printer of the old ink

$40

Redan VIC, Australia

22nd Dec 2023

flush out the old ink and lines of normal ink for a epson eco tank printer to be replaced with sublimation ink - Due date: Flexible

Xbox one s power repair

$100

Balliang VIC, Australia

17th Dec 2023

xbox one, only powers up for one second, looks like power issue. I will drop off the Xbox. If costs more so be it. - Due date: Before Tuesday, 30 January 2024

2 outside lamps attached to wall have fallen off their mounting.

$100

Lake Wendouree VIC, Australia

25th Nov 2023

2 outside lamps attached to the wall of the house have fallen off their mounts and are dangling by the wiring. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 25 November 2023

Need electrician to install 9 battenholders and lamps

$300

Wendouree VIC, Australia

27th Sep 2023

Need to replace existing 9 lights in a house Replace them with battenholders and new covers Got all the materials - Due date: Flexible

Would recommend him for any electrical works. Polite, punctual, knowledgeable. Thank you

Nèeds to fix leaking taps and

$150

Canadian VIC, Australia

5th Sep 2023

Leaking shower taps, bathroom taps - Due date: Before Thursday, 7 September 2023

Great man..easy to deal with.. flexible to work with your schedule

Paint touch ups

$100

Lucas VIC 3350, Australia

3rd Sep 2023

to touch up some marks on walls at my house - Due date: Before Tuesday, 5 September 2023

Connect taps in island bench and dishwasher hose

$350

Alfredton VIC, Australia

2nd Aug 2023

Plumber required to connect pipes for tap in island bench. Also need new hose connected to dishwasher. - Due date: Before Wednesday, 9 August 2023

Alex returned a second time to complete job.

Replace shower taps

$200

Lucas VIC, Australia

26th Jul 2023

Replace the shower taps with 1/2 turn, I will be supply the taps. - Due date: Flexible

Very efficient and professional. Highly recommended

Under floor insulation supplied and installed. My house is on stumps.

$500

Ballan VIC, Australia

3rd Jul 2023

I need somebody who is able to supply and install quality under floor insulation on my house. The house is on stumps so there is a fairly good crawl space all the way underneath. - Due date: Flexible

Remove old taps & replace with new ones

$80

Ballarat East VIC, Australia

7th Jun 2023

I need the old taps removed from one sink in the bathroom & replaced with new taps I have already purchased - Due date: Flexible

Paint and hole touch ups

$300

Mount Helen VIC, Australia

29th Apr 2023

Few little paint touch ups and a couple of small holes to repair, everything is included in the photos. Paint provided and here already. - Due date: Needs to be done this weekend

Excellent job, easy to deal with and helped out on a weekend! Highly recommended A+++

All the gaps in a house caulked

$250

Soldiers Hill VIC, Australia

28th Feb 2023

Renovated (old) house requires caulking In numerous areas across the house. - Due date: Flexible

Xbox fortnite

$10

Invermay Park VIC, Australia

12th Feb 2023

My sons Xbox is fine but it stopped working to get into Fortnite it keeps coming up with some error message

Fix my ps5 controller

$40

Lake Wendouree VIC, Australia

16th Jan 2023

My controller has an issue where my character will move on it's own or sometimes walk when I get it to run. I have a feeling there is a buildup of dust/dirt in somewhere - Due date: Flexible

Minor plaster work - filling gaps in wall

$150

Daylesford VIC, Australia

20th Dec 2022

Hello there - we’re looking for someone to do some minor gap filling work around a house we are renovating. There’s about 4-5 holes / gaps that need to be filled before we can paint. Some is on plaster, the other is old plywood, so needs to be done properly. Please let me know you’re thoughts, photos for reference as in the listing. - Due date: Flexible

Remove tree stumps and shrub bases from ground

$100

Ballarat North VIC, Australia

4th Nov 2022

Trees and shrubs have been cut down to the base. Need help pulling all the bases / stumps out if the ground. Have attached photos of most the bases/ stumps. Have a few more photos to cover off all stumps / bases, but not able to attach all photos. - Due date: Before Monday, 7 November 2022

Did a great job, we'd wholeheartedly recommend Chris to others, thanks Chris.

Upgrade water taps and add cold tap

$300

Armstrong Creek VIC 3217, Australia

30th Oct 2022

I want these taps upgraded and add an addition one for a washer