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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 Cairns

Awesome service

Replace washers in shower taps X 2


Great work. Easy to deal with. Highly recommended

Need 7 large Yucca trees removed from our backyard including stumps


I highly recommend Stu for his first class service and honesty. Genuine and trustworthy bloke and deserves a Medal for Gallantry. 🤣

Replace 3 rotting external steps at my house.


I was very happy with Lacy's communication and the task she completed. She was punctual and very polite and helpful.

Replace 3 tiles in laundry where taps & spout are situated.


Max was spot on. Very good communicator, I hope I have another job he can do. 100% recommend.

Lantana Queen bed base assembled. Require 2 peeps, screwdriver,


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

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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 Cairns

Fix PS4 starting screen


Cairns QLD, Australia

9th Feb 2024

The ps4 says errror to start and it says plug in controller to restart it but no controller works on that ps4 only other ps4’s

Help me install roof rack, ladder and side steps on my Suzuki Jimny.


Cairns QLD, Australia

8th Jan 2024

I need roof rack, side steps and ladder installed on my Suzuki Jimny. Have them ready to go in flat packs. Open to offers. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 8 January 2024

Builder wanted: replace some timber house stumps with steel


Edmonton QLD, Australia

4th Dec 2023

Wanting to replace some original timber stumps with steel. Not looking to raise the height of the house. Plenty of ongoing work. Welcome quotes or hourly rate - Due date: Flexible

Lantana Queen bed base assembled. Require 2 peeps, screwdriver,


Aeroglen QLD, Australia

18th Nov 2023

Assemble bed base. 30 minutes, 2 peeps, screwdriver required. - Due date: Flexible

Max was spot on. Very good communicator, I hope I have another job he can do. 100% recommend.

Remove 2 rotten golden cane stumps and take away


Trinity Beach QLD, Australia

10th Nov 2023

Easy access - 2 golden cane stumps pulled out and taken away -1 i have almost dug out myself. - Due date: Flexible

Hyosung motorbike will not turn off just keeps coughing


Manoora QLD, Australia

11th Oct 2023

My Hyosung Aquilla 700cc motorbike will not turn off just keeps coughing you have to disconnect the battery to turn off - Due date: Flexible

Need 7 large Yucca trees removed from our backyard including stumps


Redlynch QLD 4870, Australia

26th Sep 2023

Need 7 large Yucca trees removed including stumps/roots if possible in next 48 hours. On a raised section in our backyard. - Due date: Before Friday, 29 September 2023

Great work. Easy to deal with. Highly recommended

I need my taps to be fixed both sinks are leaking


Woree QLD, Australia

24th Aug 2023

Both sinks are leaking in the cupboards under the sinks I really need it sorted as the cupboards are falling apart - Due date: Flexible

Bathroom sink taps need replacing


Bentley Park QLD, Australia

26th Jul 2023

Bought new basin sink set - tried to change but cannot complete. - Due date: Flexible

Great service recommend Sean 👍

Handyman, paint apartment, cover few holes, change taps, fly scre


Earlville QLD 4870, Australia

17th Jul 2023

Apartment painting, cover few holes, change taps, fly screens, etc. Located Mooroobool - Due date: Flexible

Replace 3 tiles in laundry where taps & spout are situated.


Kewarra Beach QLD, Australia

13th Jul 2023

Three tiles needed to be replaced where taps and spout are situated. The tiles will need drilling. - Due date: Before Tuesday, 18 July 2023

I was very happy with Lacy's communication and the task she completed. She was punctual and very polite and helpful.

Xbox one repair


Earlville QLD 4870, Australia

27th Jun 2023

my xbox one won’t turn on - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 28 June 2023

Fit and install timber kitchen and bathroom benchtops


Palm Cove QLD, Australia

22nd May 2023

I am purchasing timber Bench-tops for a new kitchen and bathroom vanity. I need some one to fit and install them once the cabinetry is installed. - Due date: Before Saturday, 3 June 2023

Plumber to replace 4 shower taps and 1 bath spout


Mooroobool QLD 4870, Australia

10th May 2023

I just need the taps changed over, I have the new ones here. And I may also have the tools. Someone with plumbing experience preferred please! - Due date: Flexible

Sean did an amazing job! Highly recommend. Went above and beyond to help me with my task. Thankyou!

Replace laundry tub. Replace taps. Splash back.shave cabinet


Earlville QLD, Australia

4th May 2023

Replace laundry tub,taps,splash back. A shave cabinet in the bath room. And take a way old stuff. - Due date: Flexible

Fit and cut benchtops and cabinetry for kitchen


Mooroobool QLD 4870, Australia

30th Apr 2023

Please make an offer, I am flexible with cost. I am looking for someone with experience in carpentry/cabinet making who is able to help us fit our kitchen cabinets and benchtop to the wall and who can attach cabinet doors/handles. Must be able to cut benchtops properly, join them together and add wall brackets, and cut holes for sink/cooktop. Must show examples of previous work before I accept the task. We are halfway there but unfortunately have been left with a half finished job that we need some help to complete. - Due date: Before Tuesday, 2 May 2023

Two table lamps repaired


Wongaling Beach QLD, Australia

25th Apr 2023

Table lamps broken at switch and lamp shade holder - Due date: Flexible

A quote from a handyman to place new washers on a bathroom taps.


Cairns City QLD, Australia

2nd Apr 2023

Requiring quotes to put in washers in a bathroom or shower tap - Due date: Before Tuesday, 4 April 2023

I was a little disappointed in Michael's punctuality & returning when the job was an ongoing issue. I know it was a Sunday but the job was at Sheridan st and he was coming from Mooroobool so it is not much of a drive, I was at the job at 12.04 pm until 12.40 pm. Michael was half an hr until he arrived. The job was for a leaking shower tap for an Air bnb. New washers were put on but the tap is still leaking. Michael has refused to come back.

4m collapsed retaining wall rebuilt


White Rock QLD 4868, Australia

12th Mar 2023

I have engineer design but open to other designs suggestions. Need to stop further damage asap - Due date: Flexible

Grind my stumps


Bayview Heights QLD, Australia

17th Feb 2023

Grind these stumps until they no longer exist! - Due date: Flexible

Incredible service, polite, proficient and expert service. Will definitely be using this service again!