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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 Hobart

Very reliable and prompt

Replace steps


Ross was a great help, worked well and consistently and was great to work with.

Need a labourer to move gravel and topsoil


Matt was approachable, communicative and flexible to get the job done and overcome unexpected obstacles. He started quickly, he let me know when he would and wouldn't be there, and he worked hard. He has a can-do attitude and was willing to go the extra mile to finish every last detail. I would definitely recommend Matt for future jobs like this.

Build a timber sleeper retaining wall and steps


Highly recommended. Fantastic Job. Will use again in the future.

Seal gutter and fix no slip strips on steps


Hard working, knowledgeable guy. Would recommend.

Cutting off two tree stumps just below sandy soil level


Nice and punctual! Happy with the job Ben did! Thanks!

Taps to be tightened


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

$92 - $237







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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 Hobart

5 sliding window frames clean,supply/fit new seals, tracks/clips lubed


Sandy Bay TAS, Australia

23rd Mar 2024

5 aluminium sliding windows (not doors), remove into unit easy, clean frames then supply/fit all round seals, lubricate track and closing clip, replace and ensure draft-proof and rattle-free.

Mortar concrete caps/tops back onto concrete fence


Howrah TAS, Australia

8th Mar 2024

We knocked the caps/tops off our old concrete front fence and need them mortared back on. Mortar supplied

Wonderful job done exactly as required - mortar works on our front fence. Lorne is attentive, detail-oriented and friendly. Would recommend to anyone

Repair Epson Inkjet printer


Kingston TAS, Australia

28th Feb 2024

Paper won't feed, seems the roller doesn't touch the paper tray

Replace clothes dryer belt on Simpson Maxidry 1000p


South Hobart TAS, Australia

23rd Jan 2024

Replace clothes dryer belt on Simpson Maxidry 1000p Clothes dryer is wall mounted - Due date: Before Tuesday, 30 January 2024

I have a leaking spout/dripping taps


Bellerive TAS, Australia

23rd Jan 2024

We have a leaking spout or probably more likely dripping taps on the bathroom vanity. Also a flexi hose attached to the bath spout leaks we'd like fixed. - Due date: Flexible

Flat pack item. https://www.amartfurniture.com.au/staten-61325.html


Lenah Valley TAS, Australia

14th Jan 2024

Put together a flat pack item https://www.amartfurniture.com.au/staten-61325.html - Due date: Flexible

I need a collapsible hills hoist re-strung with cord


Blackmans Bay TAS, Australia

9th Jan 2024

Just need a collapsible Hills hoist style clothes line re-strung with cord - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 12 January 2024

Very relatable and great workmanship

Cut tree stumps to ground level and remove


Acton Park TAS, Australia

14th Dec 2023

See picture. Need tree stumps cut to ground level and log on ground removed. My chain saw is too small to do the job - Due date: Before Saturday, 23 December 2023

All good. Completed job as requested. Very reasonable cost

Kitchen sink taps and shower taps adjusting/fixing


Glenorchy TAS 7010, Australia

7th Dec 2023

My rental unit has a leaky shower and the kitchen sink taps are too tight or something. I need someone to come take a look and make required adjustments - Due date: Before Monday, 25 December 2023

Very good quick service

Help me loosen the outside taps


Moonah TAS, Australia

21st Nov 2023

The knob on my outside tap is fixed in an unusual way. I am not able to take it out, so I can not fix the automated timer for my lawn sprinklers. I believe this is a small work for somebody with a necessary tools. - Due date: Flexible

Daniel did a wonderful job..

Outdoor steps


Bonnet Hill TAS, Australia

21st Oct 2023

Offers to build timber outdoor steps. They don’t have to be pretty, just solid and safe. - Due date: Flexible

Punctual, polite, very helpful and great job! Will use Ohm again.

Xbox repair hdmi / clean


Goodwood TAS 7010, Australia

27th Aug 2023

hdmi port not working also genral clean while apart - Due date: Flexible

Plumber - Change bathroom, laundry and kitchen taps


Tolmans Hill TAS 7007, Australia

29th Jul 2023

Replace taps and shower fixtures - Due date: Before Wednesday, 2 August 2023

Cut stumps level with the ground


Lindisfarne TAS, Australia

16th Jul 2023

Two thicker stumps and five thin need to be cut with a chainsaw so they are level with the ground so we can poison and concrete a driveway over. We are happy to take the cuttings to the tip just can’t use a chainsaw! - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 16 July 2023

Amazing so so grateful! You went above and beyond

Build a timber sleeper retaining wall and steps


Queens Domain TAS 7000, Australia

29th Jun 2023

Demolish existing 3m concrete retaining wall. Dig post holes, install new h4 treated pine sleeper retaining wall of approx 10m length and mostly 80cm height. Install ag drain behind wall. Build 3 steps and box in with sleepers, pave surface. Budget is for labour (extra $ for timber, materials) - Due date: Flexible

Matt was approachable, communicative and flexible to get the job done and overcome unexpected obstacles. He started quickly, he let me know when he would and wouldn't be there, and he worked hard. He has a can-do attitude and was willing to go the extra mile to finish every last detail. I would definitely recommend Matt for future jobs like this.

Ps4 repair


Tranmere TAS 7018, Australia

21st Jun 2023

Hdmi port not working on my ps4 - Due date: Flexible

My ps5 fixed


Hobart TAS, Australia

25th May 2023

My hdmi port in my ps5 is broken and won’t work unless fixed - Due date: Flexible

Ps5 HDMI port fixed


Lenah Valley TAS, Australia

22nd Apr 2023

Ps5 port has been damaged and I really want it fixed - Due date: Flexible

Service 3 Heat Pumps at My House


Taroona TAS, Australia

31st Mar 2023

Hi, we need a qualified Heat Pump serviceman to service 3 Daikin Heat Pumps at our house. All 3 units are easy to access. The quotes we have received from businesses that perform these tasks are quite high. Hopefully we can find a tradesman with insurance and a license who can give us a better quote. Our $200 asking price is for all 3 heat pumps to be serviced, not $200 for each heat pump, thanks. Ken in Taroona - Due date: Flexible - Due date: Flexible

Updating my ps4 internal HDD


Hobart TAS, Australia

25th Mar 2023

Updating Internal HDD on my ps4 as i have a new one installed - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 28 March 2023